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Speech & Debate: 32nd Annual Grapevine Classic Online Tournament Results, PESH & PSHS

September 25, 2020

Plano ISD students competed virtually at the 32nd Annual Grapevine Classic Online Speech and Debate Tournament that took place on September 11-12. They competed among 1086 students from 177 schools, in 31 states and 2 nations (U.S. and Taiwan). Congratulations to the following winners from Plano Senior High School and Plano East Senior High.

Dramatic Interpretation

  • Gillian Marren, Plano Senior High, fourth place

Informative Speaking

  • Shriya Bhat, Plano East Senior High, semifinalist
  • Tiffany Hwang, Plano East Senior High, semifinalist
  • Julia Lin, Plano Senior High, first place

Lincoln-Douglas Debate

  • Nevin Gera, Plano East Senior High quarterfinalist
  • Nathan Gong, Plano East Senior High, double octofinalist
  • Aadit Walia, McMillen High School, octofinalist 

Original Oratory

  • Vibha Chemangunta, Plano East Senior High, third place (T)
  • Tiffany Hwang, Plano East Senior High, sixth place (T)
  • Zoya Makkar, Plano East Senior High, semifinalist

Public Forum Debate

  • Neel Kanamangala and Jay Namdhari, Plano East Senior High, double octofinalists