March 30, 2011
EIU speech team brings home hardware from Last Chance Meet
Two members of the Eastern Illinois University speech team placed in the Last Chance Meet earlier this month in Normal.
Samantha Sauer (senior from Sycamore) finished 4th in Impromptu Speaking and 6th in Informative Speaking.
Mandi Smith (senior from Centralia) placed 4th in Prose Interpretation, 5th in Impromptu Speaking, 6th in Dramatic Interpretation, and 6th in Persuasive Speaking.
Both students will represent Eastern at the up-coming National Forensics Association Tournament April 15th through 18th at Illinois State University in Normal. Also competing in the national tournament will be Darnell Tyms (sophomore from Dolton).