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Pella, Pella Christian Students Headed to All-State Speech

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 6:21 am

A pair of students from each of the high schools in Pella were nominated for All-State at the Individual State Speech Contest in Cedar Rapids. Pella Christian’s Nicole Vande Zande earned All-State honors for her Solo Musical Theatre piece, while Chess VanWyk received top marks in the Prose category.

From Pella Community High School, Andrew Sagers is an All-State nominee in Spontaneous Speaking, with Megan Card also turning in an outstanding performance with her Literary Program. The All-State Speech Festival will take place at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls on March 29th.