This past Sunday, The Pike School Speech Team competed at Milton Academy's annual Foley Fiesta Speech Tournament. With a total of 359 competitors in the tournament, Pike students rose to the challenge with 32 students, 11 of whom were entered in two different events. One third of our participants broke into the final round and another six students earned honorable mentions. Go Pike!
Milton Academy honored the graduating 8th graders with roses.
The Foley was the final tournament of an outstanding speech year but others will compete at Oak Hill in Newton on Sunday, May 21.
1st place Stephanie Yang
Emilia Sanz-Rios for Free Verse/Poetry
The Ramos Award recognizes any competitor who earns straight ones in the preliminary rounds.
Honorable Mention Chen-chen Song
Honorable Mention Katharine Gutkoski
6th place Caroline Samoluk
Honorable Mention Hamzah Safri
7th place Allie Zhang
6th place Maddy Ryan and Saisha Prabhakar
1st place Emily Huang
2nd place Ilinca Hirtopanu
3rd place Emilia Sanz Rios
Honorable Mention Avi Janarthanan
10th place Arnav Bhakta
6th place Angel Guo
Honorable Mention Kayla Lang
2nd place Emily Huang
2nd place Emilia Sanz-Rios
Honorable Mention Ilinca Hirtopanu