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Lower Merion Debate delivers strong performance at Districts
Lower Merion Debate delivers strong performance at Districts

Members of the Lower Merion High School Debate Team recently turned in an outstanding all-around performance at the District Championships highlighted by juniors Will De Santis and Alex Levinson, who won the Public Forum Division title and earned the right to compete at next month's state championship.

Sophomores Emily Shang, Elliot Ginzburg and Max Serota finished in third place in the Parliamentary Division and are now the District's first alternates for the state tournament.

The following seniors were competing in their final tournament as members of Lower Merion's Debate Team and each came within one win of qualifying for states. Congratulations on an outstanding career and for four years of dedication to the team!

  • Molly Cutler (Lincoln-Douglas Debate)
  • Sofia Lake, Lily Kemler, Zoe Kaplan (Parliamentary)
  • David Sommer, Niko Mihailidis (Public Forum)

Sophie Yang (Lincoln-Douglas Debate), Oliver Stern (Public Forum) and Maya Christianson (Public Forum) also delivered excellent performances during the competition.

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