2016-2017 Captains and Council:
Captains: Andy Baran, Jesse Bissen, Natalie Cumming, Ella Gagne.
Leadership Council: Alex Berger, Elaina Henderson, Shane Hewitt, Caroline Koehl and Nate Schultz.
Social Council: Ashley Clemens, Lauren Eckhoff, Harrison Lindbloom.
Coaches: Julie McMerty and Barb Shofner--Co Head Coaches
Assistant Coaches: , Anne Harbison(Show Doctor), Michelle Naylor, Harley Pierce-Ramsdell, Whitney Magnuson, Ginny Sherrill, Steve Ruedisili, Amanda Soczynski, Tex Ostvig, Nicolle Berg, and Valerie Thies. Consultants: Cadi Kadlecek, Kris Kracht, Aurora Vautrin, Jason Davidson, and judge trainer/ judge placer - Deb Ludowese.
Orono Minnesota State High School League Speech Team
Parents and Team Members,
Please keep in mind that our speakers who are competing in other in other MSHSL activities or school clubs or community events, are still allowed to compete on our team. We realize these speakers may not be able to compete in all of the tournaments. We accommodate varying schedules as long as these speakers’ desire to compete is sincere and their practices with coaches are consistent.
However, if a team member wants to earn a school letter he or she must:
These team members must have competed for at least one year, earned a school letter and have been recommended by the coaches.