DHS debate competes at State

From left to right: Anca Tonciu, Michael Meek, Paige Williamson, Allyson Gonzalez, Logan Gonzalez, and Corwin Flores.

Michael Meek, Jr. and Anca Tonciu, both seniors at Devine High School, received 1st place at the UIL District meet in Devine on January 31st and advanced to State this past weekend in Austin.
Michael has competed for six years for Devine and advanced to State three times with two different partners. He was also Captain of the CX team for three years. He also received the Top Speaker Award for the second year in a row.
Anca is a Romanian exchange student who just started in Devine this year.
Logan Gonzalez, 10th grade, and Corwin Flores, 9th grade placed 2nd and also advanced to State. While Paige Williamson, 11th grade and Allyson Gonzalez, 10thgrade, placed 3rd and went as alternates.