February 24, 2010 > Chabot College captures first place
Chabot College captures first place
Submitted By Patricia Russell
The Chabot College Forensics team took first place in the Community College category at a recent tournament, and placed second overall among all competitors, finishing just behind San Francisco State. Of the 25 events Chabot entered, the team took home awards in 18 of them. The majority of awards were at the Varsity level.
First Place, Novice Impromptu and Novice Extemporaneous Speaking
Top Community College Speaker
Second Place, Interpretation Speaker
Third Place, Varsity Duo, Varsity Prose, Varsity Dramatic Interpretation
Steven Mireles and Claudia Carvajal
Semi-finalists, Parliamentary Debate
Second Place, Novice Extemporaneous Speaking
Second Place, Varsity Extemporaneous Speaking
Fourth Place, Varsity Impromptu
Fifth Place, Varsity Extemporaneous Speaking, Varsity Impromptu Speaking
Second Place, Varsity Impromptu
Fourth Place, Varsity Programmed Oral Interpretation
Sixth Place, Varsity Extemporaneous Speaking
Fatima Ansary and Ricardo Ponce
Third Place, Varsity Duo Interpretation
Fourth Place, Novice Impromptu
Fifth Place, Varsity Poetry
Third Place, Varsity Programmed Oral Interpretation
Sixth Place, Varsity Impromptu Speaking
Chabot also scored high at the Santa Clara University Invitational with two of its four teams advancing to the Varsity level.
"This year Chabot College Forensics has established itself as one of the strongest Community College Forensics programs in Northern California," said Jason Ames, director of forensics and communication studies instructor at Chabot College.
Chabot College is a community college offering more than 100 degree and certificate programs throughout the year.
25555 Hesperian Boulevard, Hayward