Tournament Results 2017-2018

George Mason University Tournament – December 1-3

  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Original Oratory
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 4th Place – Program Oral Interp.

Dowling Catholic Paradigm – December 8-9

  • Joey Engh – CHAMPION – Acting
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Original Oratory
  • Sammy Trevis – 2nd Place – Acting
  • Gabby Franus – 3rd Place – Humorous
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 4th Place – Poetry
  • Alex Yang – 4th Place – Spontaneous Speaking
  • Alex Yang – 5th Place – Extemp. Speaking
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 5th Place – Spontaneous Speaking

East Ridge placed 2nd overall in team sweepstakes!

John Edie Blake Holiday Tournament – December 16

  • Sam Padmanabhan – 5th Place – Extemp. Speaking Round Robin

Woodbury Royal Kick-Off – January 12-13

  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Storytelling
  • Ruth Erikstrup – 2nd Place – Creative Expression
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 2nd Place – Great Speeches
  • Makehba Nelson – 2nd Place – Original Oratory
  • Meghan Roeser – 2nd Place – Storytelling
  • Sammy Trevis – 3rd Place – Creative Expression
  • Ruth Erikstrup and McCrossen Schiller – 3rd Place – Duo
  • Tony May – 3rd Place – Humorous
  • Maggie Barringer – 4th Place – Extemp. Reading
  • Elizabeth Avery – 4th Place – Humorous
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 4th Place – Poetry
  • Michael May – 5th Place – Discussion
  • Emma Pfeifer – 5th Place – Extemp. Reading
  • Gabby Franus – 5th Place – Humorous
  • Elisabeth Storm – 5th Place – Storytelling
  • Ethan Williams – 6th Place – Creative Expression
  • Jayden Ogbodo and Sammy Trevis – 6th Place – Duo
  • Jane Ahmann – 6th Place – Informative
  • Cam Stevens – 7th Place – Creative Expression
  • Eesha Bharti – CHAMPION – Novice Discussion
  • Iris Youngdahl – CHAMPION – Novice Extemp. Reading
  • Ali Smith – CHAMPION – Novice Extemp. Speaking
  • Holly Restad – CHAMPION – Novice Original Oratory
  • Allison Benjamin – CHAMPION – Novice Storytelling
  • Maren VanDeest – 2nd Place – Novice Humorous
  • Arsema Belai – 2nd Place – Novice Informative
  • Natalie Engh – 2nd Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Carter Bannwarth – 3rd Place – Novice Humorous
  • McKenna Gager – 4th Place – Novice Extemp. Reading
  • Lan Do – 4th Place – Novice Extemp. Speaking
  • Anita Chetty – 4th Place – Novice Great Speeches
  • Aashna Ray – 4th Place – Novice Informative
  • Meghan Horan – 4th Place – Novice Prose
  • Ayana Stauffer – 4th Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Clare McIntyre – 5th Place – Novice Discussion
  • Adam Garrity – 5th Place – Novice Drama
  • Alexa Sandberg – 6th Place – Novice Humorous
  • Halston Greenlay – 6th Place – Novice Informative
  • Gouri Bollepalli – 2nd Place – Discussion Next-In
  • Gabby Franus and Meghan Roeser – 2nd Place – Duo Next-In
  • Joey Engh – 2nd Place – Humorous Next-In
  • Mounika Polamreddy – 2nd Place – Poetry Next-In
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 3rd Place – Extemp. Speaking Next-In
  • Joey Engh – 4th Place – Creative Expression Next-In
  • Kailey Dicks – 4th Place – Discussion Next-In
  • McCrossen Schiller – 4th Place – Original Oratory Next-In
  • Michelle Lu – 6th Place – Extemp. Speaking Next-In
  • Meaghen McManus – 7th Place – Extemp. Speaking Next-In

East Ridge was the team sweepstakes CHAMPION!

The Sunvitational (Florida) – January 12-14

  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Program Oral Interp.
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 4th Place – Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – Quarterfinalist – Original Oratory

Chanhassen Speech Tournament – January 20

  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Varsity Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Varsity Original Oratory
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Varsity POI
  • Alex Yang – 2nd Place – Varsity Impromptu
  • Jane Ahmann – 3rd Place – Varsity Informative
  • Alex Yang – 4th Place – Varsity Extemp. Speaking
  • Gouri Bollepalli – 5th Place – Varsity Discussion
  • Alex Yang – 6th Place – Varsity Great Speeches
  • McCrossen Schiller – 7th Place – Varsity Original Oratory
  • Carter Bannwarth – CHAMPION – Novice Humorous
  • Arsema Belai – CHAMPION – Novice Informative
  • Alexa Sandberg – 2nd Place – Novice Humorous
  • Allison Benjamin – 2nd Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Adam Garrity – 4th Place – Novice Drama
  • Iris Youngdahl – 4th Place – Novice Extemp. Reading
  • Ali Smith – 4th Place – Novice Extemp. Speaking
  • Holly Restad – 7th Place – Novice Original Oratory
  • Cassie Gleason – 7th Place – Novice Prose
  • Natalie Engh – 7th Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Joey Engh – 1st Place – Varsity Creative Expression Next-in
  • Tony May – 1st Place – Varsity Storytelling Next-in
  • Cam Stevens – 2nd Place – Varsity Creative Expression Next-in
  • McCrossen Schiller and Ruth Erikstrup – 2nd Place – Varsity Duo Next-in
  • Meghan Roeser – 2nd Place – Varsity Storytelling Next-in
  • Jacqueline Chapek – 4th Place – Varsity Original Oratory Next-in
  • Gabby Franus – 5th Place – Varsity Humorous Next-in
  • Makehba Nelson – 5th Place – Varsity Original Oratory Next-in
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 5th Place – Varsity Great Speeches Next-in
  • Amy Guo – 6th Place – Varsity Great Speeches Next-in
  • Dahlia Bender – 6th Place – Varsity Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Tony May – 2nd Place – Varsity Humorous Merit
  • Joey Engh – 2nd Place – Varsity Humorous Consolation

East Ridge placed 4th in Team Sweepstakes!

Marshall Speech Spectacular – January 26-27

  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Varsity Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Varsity POI
  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Varsity Storytelling
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 2nd Place – Varsity Original Oratory
  • Gabby Franus – 3rd Place – Varsity Humorous
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 3rd Place – Varsity Great Speeches
  • Alex Yang – 5th Place – Varsity Great Speeches
  • Ethan Williams – 6th Place – Varsity Creative Expression
  • Kat Grannis and Alex Bretoi – 6th Place – Varsity Duo
  • Arsema Belai – CHAMPION – Novice Informative
  • Allison Benjamin – CHAMPION – Novice Storytelling
  • Ayana Stauffer – 2nd Place – Novice Storytelling
  • McKenna Gager – 3rd Place – Novice Great Speeches
  • Alexa Sandberg – 3rd Place – Novice Humorous
  • Holly Restad – 3rd Place – Novice Original Oratory
  • Natalie Engh – 3rd Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Iris Youngdahl – 5th Place – Novice Extemp. Reading
  • Adam Garrity – 6th Place – Novice Drama
  • Ali Smith – 6th Place – Novice Extemp. Speaking

East Ridge placed 5th in Team Sweepstakes!

Minneapple Speech Tournament – February 3

  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Varsity Storytelling
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 2nd Place – Varsity POI
  • Alex Yang – 3rd Place – Varsity Extemp. Speaking
  • Gabby Franus – 3rd Place – Varsity Humorous
  • Meghan Roeser – 3rd Place – Varsity Storytelling
  • Joey Engh – 4th Place – Varsity Creative
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 4th Place – Varsity Original Oratory
  • Alex Yang – 5th Place – Varsity Great Speeches
  • Anita Chetty – CHAMPION – Novice Great Speeches
  • Alexa Sandberg – CHAMPION – Novice Humorous
  • Aashna Ray – CHAMPION – Novice Informative
  • Allison Sandberg – CHAMPION – Novice Storytelling
  • Meghan Horan – 2nd Place – Novice Prose
  • Natalie Engh – 2nd Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Maren VanDeest – 3rd Place – Novice Humorous
  • Holly Restad – 4th Place – Novice Original Oratory
  • Ayana Stauffer – 4th Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Carter Bannwarth – 5th Place – Novice Humorous
  • Cassie Gleason – 5th Place – Novice Prose
  • Adam Garrity – 6th Place – Novice Drama

East Ridge placed 3rd in Team Sweepstakes!

East Ridge Raptor Invitational – February 10

  • Joey Engh – CHAMPION – Varsity Creative
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Varsity Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Varsity POI
  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Varsity Storytelling
  • Alex Yang – 2nd Place – Varsity Extemp. Speaking
  • Makehba Nelson – 3rd Place – Varsity Original Oratory
  • Meghan Roeser – 3rd Place – Varsity Storytelling
  • Alex Yang – 4th Place – Varsity Great Speeches
  • Jane Ahmann – 4th Place – Varsity Original Oratory
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 4th Place – Varsity Poetry
  • Alex Bretoi and Kat Grannis – 5th Place – Varsity Duo
  • Ethan Williams – 6th Place – Varsity Creative Expression
  • Maggie Barringer – 6th Place – Varsity Extemp. Reading
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 6th Place – Varsity Extemp. Speaking
  • Allison Benjamin – 6th Place – Varsity Storytelling
  • Aashna Ray – CHAMPION – Novice Informative
  • Alexa Sandberg – 2nd Place – Novice Humorous
  • Natalie Engh – 2nd Place – Novice Storytelling
  • Meghan Horan – 4th Place – Novice Prose
  • McKenna Gager – 5th Place – Novice Extemp. Speaking
  • Ali Smith – 5th Place – Novice Extemp. Speaking
  • Anita Chetty – 6th Place – Novice Great Speeches
  • Lan Do – 7th Place – Novice Extemp. Speaking
  • Gabby Franus – 2nd Place – Varsity Humorous Next-in
  • Ruth Erikstrup – 4th Place – Varsity Creative Next-in
  • Tony May – 4th Place – Varsity Humorous Next-in
  • Elisabeth Storm – 5th Place – Varsity Storytelling Next-in
  • Mark Salnikov – 6th Place – Varsity Great Speeches Next-in
  • Joanna Chen – 6th Place – Varsity Informative Next-in
  • Jayden Ogbodo and Sammy Trevis – 7th Place – Varsity Duo Next-in

Eastview Tournament – February 17

  • Jayden Ogbodo – CHAMPION – Champion Poetry
  • Gouri Bollepalli – 6th Place – Champion Discussion
  • Emma Pfeifer – 6th Place – Champion Extemp. Reading
  • Joey Engh – 6th Place – Champion Humorous
  • Cam Stevens – 7th Place – Champion Creative Expression
  • Jane Ahmann – 7th Place – Champion Informative
  • Kailey Dicks – CHAMPION – Open Discussion
  • Aashna Ray – CHAMPION – Open Informative
  • Carter Bannwarth – 2nd Place – Open Humorous
  • Ayana Stauffer – 2nd Place – Open Storytelling
  • Iris Youngdahl – 3rd Place – Open Extemp. Reading
  • Alexa Sandberg – 4th Place – Open Humorous
  • Lan Do – 4th Place – Open International Extemp.
  • Natalie Engh – 4th Place – Open Storytelling
  • Meaghen McManus – 4th Place – Open U.S. Extemp.
  • Maren VanDeest – 5th Place – Open Humorous
  • Minerva Roscoe – 5th Place – Open International Extemp.
  • Holly Restad – 5th Place – Open Original Oratory
  • Mounika Polamreddy – 6th Place – Open Poetry
  • Elizabeth Avery – 1st Place – Champion Humorous Next-in
  • Joey Engh – 2nd Place – Champion Creative Expression Next-in
  • Ruth Erikstrup – 3rd Place – Champion Creative Expression Next-in
  • McCrossen Schiller and Ruth Erikstrup – 3rd Place – Champion Duo Next-in
  • Sammy Trevis – 4th Place – Champion Creative Expression Next-in
  • Gabby Franus – 4th Place – Champion Humorous Next-in
  • Meghan Roeser – 4th Place – Champion Storytelling Next-in
  • Jayden Ogbodo and Sammy Trevis – 6th Place – Champion Duo Next-in
  • Beah Mariano – 6th Place – Champion Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Mark Salnikov – 7th Place – Champion Discussion Next-in
  • Ali Smith – 1st Place – Open International Extemp. Next-in
  • Arsema Belai – 2nd Place – Open Informative Next-in
  • Michelle Lu – 4th Place – Open International Extemp. Next-in
  • Eesha Bharti – 6th Place – Open Discussion Next-in
  • McKenna Gager – 6th Place – Open Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Cassie Gleason – 7th Place – Open Prose Next-in

East Ridge placed 3rd in Team Sweepstakes!

Harvard Tournament – February 17-19

  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Original Oratory
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 3rd Place – Program Oral Interp.
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 5th Place – Humorous Interpretation
  • Alex Yang – 6th Place – Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Tony May – Semifinalist – Humorous Interpretation
  • Makehba Nelson – Semifinalist – Informative
  • Makehba Nelson – Semifinalist – Original Oratory
  • Tony May – Double-Octofinalist – Dramatic Interp.
  • Jacqueline Chapek – Double-Octofinalist – Original Oratory

Bloomington Tournament – February 24

  • Joey Engh – CHAMPION – Creative Expression
  • Joey Engh – CHAMPION – Humorous
  • Aashna Ray – CHAMPION – Informative
  • Alex Yang – CHAMPION – International Extemp. Speaking
  • Tony May – 2nd Place – Storytelling
  • Amy Guo – 3rd Place – Great Speeches
  • Alexa Sandberg – 3rd Place – Humorous
  • Mounika Polamreddy – 4th Place – Poetry
  • Allison Sandberg – 4th Place – Storytelling
  • Mark Salnikov – 5th Place – Discussion
  • McCrossen Schiller and Ruth Erikstrup – 5th Place – Duo
  • Meaghen McManus – 6th Place – Domestic Extemp. Speaking
  • Mark Salnikov – 6th Place – Great Speeches
  • Emma Pfeifer – 1st Place – Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Alex Yang – 1st Place – Great Speeches Next-in
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 1st Place – Poetry Next-in
  • Elisabeth Storm – 2nd Place – Storytelling Next-in
  • McKenna Gager – 3rd Place – Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Arsema Belai – 3rd Place – Informative Next-in
  • Alli Colberg – 4th Place – Prose Next-in
  • Anita Chetty – 6th Place – Great Speeches Next-in

East Ridge placed 5th in Team Sweepstakes!

Moorhead Tournament – February 24

  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Humorous
  • Meghan Roeser – CHAMPION – Storytelling
  • Gabby Franus – 2nd Place – Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 2nd Place – Original Oratory
  • Alex Bretoi and Kat Grannis – 4th Place – Duo
  • Kat Grannis – 2nd Place – Extemp. Musical Theatre
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 4th Place – Extemp. Musical Theatre
  • Elizabeth Avery – 4th Place – Humorous
  • Ali Smith – 5th Place – Extemp. Speaking
  • Jacqueline Chapek – 1st Place – Original Oratory Next-in

East Ridge placed 2nd in Team Sweepstakes!

Lakeville North Tournament – March 3

  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Program Oral Interp.
  • Alex Yang – 2nd Place – Great Speeches
  • Joey Engh – 2nd Place – Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – 2nd Place – Original Oratory
  • Tony May – 2nd Place – Storytelling
  • Joey Engh – 3rd Place – Creative Expression
  • Gabby Franus – 3rd Place – Humorous
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 3rd Place – Poetry
  • Elisabeth Storm – 4th Place – Storytelling
  • Emma Pfeifer – 5th Place – Extemp. Reading
  • Sammy Trevis – 6th Place – Creative Expression
  • Aashna Ray – 6th Place – Informative
  • Cam Stevens – Semifinalist – Creative Expression
  • Gouri Bollepalli – Semifinalist – Discussion
  • Meaghen McManus – Semifinalist – Domestic Extemp. Speaking
  • Elizabeth Avery – Semifinalist – Humorous
  • Tre’ Edgerton – Semifinalist – Humorous
  • Tony May – Semifinalist – Humorous
  • Alexa Sandberg – Semifinalist – Humorous
  • Alex Yang – Semifinalist – International Extemp. Speaking
  • Jane Ahmann – Semifinalist – Original Oratory
  • Holly Restad – Semifinalist – Original Oratory
  • Allison Benjamin – Semifinalist – Storytelling
  • Meghan Roeser – Semifinalist – Storytelling

East Ridge placed 2nd in Team Sweepstakes!

NSDA Central MN Qualifier – March 9-10

  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Humorous [National Qualifier]
  • Alex Yang – 2nd Place – International Extemp. [National Qualifier]
  • Alex Yang – 3rd Place – Domestic Extemp.
  • Kat Grannis and Alex Bretoi – 6th Place – Duo
  • Gabby Franus – 6th Place – Humorous
  • Makehba Nelson – 6th Place – Original Oratory
  • Sammy Trevis and Jayden Ogbodo – Semifinalist – Duo
  • Elizabeth Avery – Semifinalist – Humorous
  • Aashna Ray – Semifinalist – Informative
  • Sam Padmanabhan – Semifinalist – International Extemp.
  • Jayden Ogbodo – Semifinalist – Program Oral Interp.

Eagan Tournament – March 10

  • Meaghen McManus – 2nd Place – Extemp. Speaking
  • Natalie Engh – 2nd Place – Storytelling
  • Beah Mariano – 4th Place – Extemp. Reading
  • Allison Benjamin – 5th Place – Storytelling
  • Meghan Roeser – 7th Place – Humorous
  • Emma Pfeifer – 2nd Place – Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Lan Do – 2nd Place – Extemp. Speaking Next-in
  • Joey Engh – 3rd Place – Humorous Next-in
  • Ethan Williams – 4th Place – Creative Expression Next-in
  • Dahlia Bender – 4th Place – Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Meghan Roeser – 4th Place – Storytelling Next-in
  • Maggie Barringer – 6th Place – Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Ayana Stauffer – 6th Place – Storytelling Next-in
  • Michelle Lu – 7th Place – Great Speeches
  • Jacqueline Chapek – 7th Place – Program Oral Interp Next-in

East Ridge placed 4th in Team Sweepstakes!

Roseville Tournament – March 17

  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Humorous
  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Storytelling
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 3rd Place – Poetry
  • Alex Yang – 5th Place – Great Speeches
  • McCrossen Schiller – 5th Place – Original Oratory
  • Elisabeth Storm – 5th Place – Storytelling
  • Ethan Williams – 6th Place – Creative Expression
  • Joey Engh – 1st Place – Creative Expression Next-in
  • Gabby Franus – 4th Place – Humorous Next-in
  • Iris Youngdahl – 5th Place – Extemp. Reading Next-in
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 5th Place – Extemp. Speaking Next-in
  • Ayana Stauffer – 5th Place – Storytelling Next-in
  • Alex Yang – 6th Place – Extemp. Speaking Next-in
  • Gouri Bollepalli – 7th Place – Discussion Next-in

East Ridge placed 6th in Team Sweepstakes!

Section 3AA Tournament – March 21

  • Alex Yang – CHAMPION – Great Speeches [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Tre’ Edgerton – CHAMPION – Original Oratory [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Tony May – CHAMPION – Storytelling [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Joey Engh – 2nd Place – Creative Expression [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Gabby Franus – 2nd Place – Humorous [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 2nd Place – Poetry [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Allison Benjamin – 2nd Place – Storytelling [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Alex Bretoi and Kat Grannis – 3rd Place – Duo [STATE QUALIFIER]
  • Meghan Roeser – 4th Place – Storytelling
  • Alexa Sandberg – 5th Place – Humorous
  • Sammy Trevis – 6th Place – Creative Expression
  • Mark Salnikov – 6th Place – Discussion
  • Beah Mariano – 6th Place – Extemp. Reading
  • Meaghen McManus – 6th Place – Extemp. Speaking
  • Anita Chetty – 6th Place – Great Speeches
  • Jacqueline Chapek – 6th Place – Original Oratory
  • Elisabeth Storm – 6th Place – Storytelling
  • Ethan Williams – 7th Place – Creative Expression
  • Emma Pfeifer – 7th Place – Extemp. Reading
  • Sam Padmanabhan – 7th Place – Extemp. Speaking
  • Amy Guo – 7th Place – Extemp. Speaking
  • Elizabeth Avery – 7th Place – Humorous
  • Makehba Nelson – 7th Place – Original Oratory

East Ridge placed 2nd in Team Sweepstakes!

MSHSL State Tournament – April 20

  • Tre’ Edgerton – 2nd Place – Original Oratory
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 2nd Place – Poetry
  • Joey Engh – 4th Place – Creative Expression
  • Tony May – 4th Place – Storytelling

East Ridge placed 8th in Team Sweepstakes!

Extemp. Speaking TOC – May 4-6

  • Alex Yang – Quarterfinalist – Extemp. Speaking

NIETOC – May 11-13

  • Tre’ Edgerton – 2nd Place – Original Oratory
  • Tony May – 5th Place – Humorous
  • Jayden Ogbodo – 3rd Place – Poetry (Supplemental)
  • Gabby Franus – Semifinalist – Humorous
  • Makehba Nelson – Semifinalist – Original Oratory
  • Tre’ Edgerton – Quarterfinalist – Humorous
  • McCrossen Schiller – Quarterfinalist – Original Oratory
  • Joey Engh and Ruth Erikstrup – Octofinalist – Duet Acting
  • Jayden Ogbodo and Makehba Nelson – Octofinalist – Duet Acting
  • Ruth Erikstrup and McCrossen Schiller – Octofinalist – Duo
  • Joey Engh – Octofinalist – Humorous

NSDA National Tournament – June 10-15

  • Tre’ Edgerton – 5th Place – Program Oral Interp.
  • Tony May – Octofinalist – Humorous Interp.
  • Alex Yang – Octofinalist – International Extemp. Speaking

East Ridge was named a National Speech School of Honor!

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