Students Among Best at State Forensic Tournament
Six Fox Chapel Area High School students recently placed at the Pennsylvania High School Speech League (PHSSL) State Championship Tournament. The team of junior Rajeev Godse and sophomore Jackson Romero finished as semifinalists in Policy Debate, placing them in the top four in the state. The team of juniors J. Oliver Choo and Sina Shaikh were named semifinalists in Public Forum Debate, placing them in the top four of the state. Junior Jackson Boychuk placed seventh overall in the House for Student Congress, and sophomore Suparna Agrawal was a quarterfinalist in Impromptu Speaking, placing her in the top 24 students in the state.
The state tournament was held March 15 and 16, 2019, at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 620 students representing 96 high schools from across the state participated in the tournament.