Rich East Speech Team Off To a Strong Start

Park Forest-(ENEWSPF)- The Rich East Speech Team got off to strong start to their season at last weekend’s prestigious Reavis High School Tournament.

Nekia Driver took a third-place medal in the Original Comedy category. Teammate Jakari Lowe-Ellis, just missed placing in the Impromptu Speaking category, with a tenth-place finish out of 32 competitors.

“They really did a great job as did the entire team,” said Rockets Speech Team Coach Marisa Ptak. “What an accomplishment at our first tournament of the season.”