Students Place in Forensic Tournaments
Five Fox Chapel Area High School students placed in recent forensic tournaments.
•Three Fox Chapel Area High School students placed in the Brother Rene Sterner Steel City Classic forensic tournament. The team of senior Sara Puthenpurayil and sophomore Rajeev Godse won first place in Policy Debate. Freshman Jackson Romero won fourth place in Lincoln Douglas Debate.
The tournament was held December 15, 2017, at Pittsburgh Central Catholic High School. A total of 191 students from 25 high schools from Western and Central Pennsylvania competed at the event.
•Five Fox Chapel Area High School students recently won awards at the Mars Area High School Invitational forensic tournament. Junior Jonah Green won first place in Student Congress and sophomore Rajeev Godse won first place in Impromptu Speaking. Senior Sara Puthenpurayil won third place in Impromptu Speaking and sophomore Jackson Boychuk won fourth place in Student Congress. Additionally, freshman Jackson Romero won seventh place in Lincoln Douglas Debate.
The tournament was held January 6, 2018, at Mars Area High School. Approximately 130 students from 13 high schools from Western Pennsylvania participated.