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14 speech team members advance to sections


Fourteen Pequot Lakes speech team members advanced Saturday, April 6, to the section tournament Saturday, April 13, in Underwood.

Sixteen speech team members participated in the sub-section tournament in Staples-Motley. To advance to Sections, students needed to place within the top six of their category.

Additionally, students taking seventh or eighth place in their category will attend as first and second alternates. The following students qualified for Sections.

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