WPHS Students Set a School Record at the National Speech and Debate Tournament

Woodland Park High School (WPHS) students Mia Nickelsburg and Jackson Murray competed at the National Speech & Debate Tournament in Louisville, Kentucky, this week. Mia and Jackson completed eleven rounds of Duo Interpretation competition against 226 duo teams from all over the country. For the first time in WPHS Duo competition history, Mia and Jackson set the record for advancing to the top 30 in the Nation.

“We are so proud of all their hard work this entire season, dedication, and for representing our little town of Woodland Park and WPHS in this 2022 Nationals Competition. This is an
enormous accomplishment in the Speech and Debate work. Congratulations!” Marci Nickelsburg, mother of Mia Nickelsburg.

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