Forensics Team Wins Honors

Seated: Helen Li, Elizabeth Levit, Coly Elhai, Elizabeth Ratliff
Standing: Christopher Benos, Stephen Dwyer, Barrett Mills,
Grant Peters and Andrew Leffler.
The Forensics Team members posted a fantastic performance at the Jan. 12 CFL tournament at Clover Hill. The team not only received seven individual recognitions, but was also honored with a Second Place Sweepstakes win.

In extemporaneous speaking, Christopher Benos (Chesterfield '14) won 1st Place, Andrew Leffler (Henrico '15) won 2nd Place, and Grant Peters (Chesterfield '14) won 5th Place. In dramatic interpretation, Elizabeth Levit (Henrico '15) won 5th Place. In Dramatic Duo, Barrett Mills (Chesterfield '14) and Stephen Dwyer (Chesterfield '14) won 4th Place. In addition, Aman Kapadia (Chesterfield '15) qualified for states in Declamation and Merci Best (Richmond '13) qualified in Oral Interpretation. Next, the team will advance to the VHSL District Tournament on Jan. 31.