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OCTC's Speech Debate Team Earn Honors at Transylvania University

The Owensboro Community amp; Technical College Speech and Debate Team earned numerous awards at the 22nd Annual WYRD Forensics Invitational hosted by Transylvania University in Lexington on January 25, 2014.

Honors Included:

Kelsey Clark, Sophomore-Owensboro, 5th - Pentad, 3rd - Impromptu Counseling, 3rd - After Dinner Speaking, 3rd - Dramatic Interpretation, 6th - Radio Broadcasting, 6th - Poetry, and 5th - Informative Speaking.

Connor Goodwin, Freshman-Owensboro, 4th - Impromptu Storytelling, and 4th - Communication Analysis.

Jim Lammers, Sophomore-Hartford, 6th - Editorial Impromptu.

The team also plans to Debate and compete in individual events at Murray State, Feb 7-8th and the KFA State Tournament at Gateway Community College on Feb. 21-22. Squad membership is open to any regularly enrolled student and the team meets at 12 noon on Wednesdays in Learning Resource Center L217. For more information about team activities contact Dr. Bob Glenn at or (270) 686-4553.