OHS State Speech Competition Results

OTTUMWA— Five students from OHS had great performances on Saturday at the Iowa High School State Speech Association’s state competition.


Students and their scores included:

  • Collin Kepner earned a one rating for his Spontaneous Speaking and Expository Address
  • Megan Leonard earned a two rating her Poetry and Solo Musical Theatre performance
  • Esther Emberton earned a one rating for her Literary Program and a two rating for her Acting performance
  • Riley Albertson earned a one rating for her Storytelling
  • Jen Culver earned a one rating for her Expository Address


“Each student represented OHS very well, through a well prepared and well performed entry,” said Susan Gates, OHS speech coach.