Prairie State College Speech Team Takes Fifth in College of DuPage Tournament

Chicago Heights, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The Prairie State College (PSC) speech team placed fifth in the Community College Division of a recent tournament hosted by College of DuPage.

Individual awards also were presented to Jasmine Ross of Richton Park, who received third place for open division of persuasion; Sarah Hill of Harvey, who received fifth place for open division of dramatic interpretation; and Nick Williams of Homewood, who received third place for 2-year division of speech to entertain.

Also competing were Dejoie Simmons of Country Club Hills, Kimberly Fox of Matteson, Matt Jiles of Flossmoor, and Liz Rossi of Crete. The team was coached by PSC Professors David Naze, Elighie Wilson, and Ed Schwarz.

"It was a long day, but it was worth it," said team member Ross.