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Ellinwood debate
ell kl debate
Pictured front row, left to right, is Tawny Arndt, Jenna Snell, Jenna Collins and Hannah Billinger; and back row, left to right is Connor Birzer, Megan Orndoff, Tamika Arndt, Mikey Hughes. Ellinwood High School seniors Birzer and Snell won the open division of the Dodge City Boot Hill Classic debate tournament held on Saturday, Nov. 3. The pair combined for a perfect 5-0 record and had a near-perfect 16 speaker points. 32 teams competed in the division. Also in open, Billinger and Collins posted a 4-1 win-loss record, and Tawny Arndt and Megan Orndoff went 3-2 Arndt and Hughes went 3-2 and earned medals for 5th place in the 22-team novice division. The team competes at TMP on Nov. 10 and Kingman on Nov. 17. The students are coached by Julie Ann Jacobs and Angela Petersen.