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American Legion Oratorical Contest Winners


The following Spring Grove Area High School students recently placed in the top six in the American Legion Oratorical Contest:

  • First Place: Gabrielle Etter
  • Second Place: Mike Shaqfeh
  • Third Place: Gracie Shaub
  • Fourth Place: Cole Shaub
  • Fifth Place: Tumi Fadare
  • Sixth Place: Lily Snyder

Each student had to give an 8-10 minute speech on the Constitution without any notes. In addition, they each gave a 3-5 minute speech on a randomly selected topic on the Constitution. The six students received scholarships ranging from $20-$300 and a certificate of accomplishment.

Gabby Etter will advance to the next level and have an opportunity to win additional scholarships. What a huge accomplishment by all of our SGAHS participants!