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PR-B Speech team competes in Blackduck


The Pine River-Backus JV speech team competed at the Blackduck “Speech Games” (inspired by “Hunger Games” books) tournament Feb. 3.

Samantha Maurer and Mitchell Wynn took home a third-place red ribbon for their duo interpretation of the play, “Thtick ‘Em Up!” by Barbara Lhota.

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