The Sacred Heart Junior High Speech team participated at the Bellarmine Speech Contest on Saturday, Nov. 3, in Pilot Grove, earning two blue ribbons (highest awarded) and two red (second-highest awarded).

Shown from left: Tommy Mertes (humorous solo, “Colonization”); Riley Bradley (dramatic solo, “Andy”); Jack Schroeder (dramatic solo, "Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat"); and Karleigh Kennon and Ava Stone (duet, "This Speech Contest Has Been Canceled.") The team is coached by Liz Suter-Van Leer.