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RV Speech members head to All-State

Monday, March 21, 2011

These River Valley students were named Outstanding Speech Performers and will be heading to the Individual Events All-State Festival. In no particular order, Jacie Jepsen, Emiley Reinking, Dylan Dalton, Katie Foley, Blane Cullen, and Jessica Fundermann. Photo contributed
The River Valley High School Speech team was informed the Monday after the IHSSA Individual Events State Competition at Algona recently that six of their performers had been chosen as Outstanding Performers.

Students who received this honor qualify for an appearance at the All-State Festival on March 28 at the University of Northern Iowa.

Students receiving this honor were: Dylan Dalton, Prose "Taking a Wonderful Skiing Vacation"; Jessica Fundermann, Poetry "Mel Glenn Collection;" Jacie Jepsen, After-Dinner "Sunrise Facebookers;" Katie Foley, After Dinner "Klutzes of America;" Blane Cullen, After Dinner "Kick Off;" and Emily Reinking, Literary Program "Growing Up".

The Festival showcases Iowa's top talent. To be selected out of nearly 9,000 who started competition at the District level is a unique honor.

464 students have been selected as Outstanding Performers.

The students are coached by Jane Lenz.

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