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SEHS Literary Team takes Region Title

The following students from South Effingham High School completed this past Saturday in the Georgia High School Association State 5-A Competition.
SEHS Literary Team at State Competition
Andrew Jeffers placed 5th in Argumentative Essay
Krishna Basdeo placed 5th in Humorous Interpretation
Molly Hester and Tanner Rushing placed 4th in Duo Interpretation
Madison Messer Placed 2nd in Personal Essay.

There are 8 schools in the 5-A group of the Georgia High School Association. ECSD is proud of the SEHS Literary Team for a very successful competitive year!
Original article:
Congratulations to the SEHS Literary Team for their outstanding performances at the 2017 GHSA State Literary Competition that took place on March 4, 2017! The Mustangs are very proud to share that their team is this year’s overall Region 1st Place Winner! The individual results were as follows:
SEHS Literary Team
Ethan McCann – 3rd Place Men’s Solo
Kayla Jones – 3rd Place Women’s Solo
Rebecca Webb, Katie Nary, Sarah Yonce – 3rd Place Women’s Trio
Tim Carter, Hayden Rainey, Tim Maples, Krishna Basdeo – 2nd Place Men’s Quartet
Olivia Bowser – 2nd Place Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking
William Solomons – 2nd Place International Extemporaneous Speaking
Erin Pope – 2nd Place Dramatic Oral Interpretation
Krishna Basdeo – 1st Place Humorous Oral Interpretation
Molly Hester, Tanner Rushing – 1st Place Duo Oral Interpretation
Maddison Messer – 1st Place Personal Essay
Andrew Jeffers – 1st Place Argumentative Essay
Each of the first place winners will now advance to the state level competition taking place on March 18th.

Not pictured in the photo are Hayden Rainey and Ethan McCann.