Prince Edward County

Prince Edward County Debate & Forensics Team Awards Recognized


Prince Edward County Forensics & Debate Team with the Board of Supervisors

At its May 8th meeting, the Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors recognized the accomplishments of the Prince Edward County Debate and Forensics Team.

The Forensics Team competed in VHSL regionals at Goochland High School and placed 4th in the region and then advanced to the super-regionals at R.E. Lee High School.

The Debate Team traveled to Hidden Valley High School for regionals and placed 2nd out of 14 teams from VHSL groups 1,2,3, and 4. Four team members also competed in the Student Congress.

Pictured above, left to right (front row): Forensics & Debate Coach Debbie Rush; Grace Rust, 1st Place-Extemporaneous Speaking (Regional), 3rd Place-Extemporaneous Speaking (Super Regional), 1st Place-Student Congress (Regional); Tiba Hamza, 14th Place-Student Congress (Regional); Principal Gwendolyn McQuaige-Hicks. (back row) County Administrator Wade Bartlett, Supervisors David Emert, Odessa Pride, Bob Timmons, Vice Chairman Jim Wilck, Supervisors Jerry Townsend and Bobby Jones.