Marian Catholic Prevails At Sandburg

Four individual wins spark team title in ‘Santaburg’ event

Santaburg Winners
First place finishers from Marian Catholic include junior Jaboukie Young-White of Harvey, senior Joe Wlos of Crete, senior Adam King of Lansing, senior Kiayla Jackson of Sauk Village, and senior Blake Rivera of Chicago Heights. (PHOTO SUPPLIED)

Chicago Heights, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Marian Catholic Forensics Team notched a first-place finish in the “Santaburg Oaklaus” tournament at Sandburg High School on Dec. 11. Capturing individual first-place honors were Joe Wlos (Extemporaneous Speaking), Adam King and Kiayla Jackson (Humorous Duet Acting), Blake Rivera (Humorous Interpretation), and Jaboukie Young-White (Original Oratory).

Second-place honors were garnered by Courtneigh Summerrise (Impromptu Speaking), and Conor Keane (Special Occasion Speaking), while individual third-place finishers were Zach Henry (Original Comedy), and Summer Fields (Radio Speaking).

Jaboukie Young-White added a fourth-place finish in Prose Reading, and the Dramatic Duet Acting team of Kyle Fitzgerald and Alex Gallinaro captured sixth-place.