By Carolyn Lee
The Imperial Republican
The Imperial FFA chapter qualified a number of students and four teams for next April’s state convention during district competition in Curtis on Dec. 10.
The Junior Parliamentary Procedure team of Trey Bahler, Molly Luhrs, Shaylee Heathers, Dawn Castle, Cade Francis, Stevie Johnson and Kayla Schilke was district champion.
Mindy Castle was the district champion in Extemporaneous Speaking, while Jessica Hartman was runner-up in Senior Public Speaking.
Junior high Quiz Bowl teams took both district champion and runner up honors, as well as fifth place.
The team of Allison Owings, Madison Brown, Logan Mendenhall and Megan Baird came in first.
The second place Quiz Bowl team consisted of Parker Dillan, Hannaleigh Dubas, Macy Coleman and Brooklyn Christensen. The fifth place team consisted of Katie Richman, Ashley Bubak, Austin Bernhardt, Katelyn Leibhart and Taylor Jablonski.
Others competing at districts were Darin Knobbe with a third place blue in Job Interview; Kayla Schilke with a third place blue and Emma Ferguson with fourth place blue in Junior Public Speaking;
Hayley Vitosh eighth and Lauren Prior ninth in Creed Speaking, and the Junior Parliamentary Procedure team in fourth, consisting of Ryelee Christensen, Hayley Vitosh, Brady Gittlein, Jose Medrano, Amber Stumpff, Jade Allen and Whitney Hopp.