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Sidney speech team wins Western Conference title


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The Sidney High School Raider Speakers speech team is the 2016 Western Conference speech champion, winning four of the nine events for their first conference title since 2005.

The Sidney High School Raiders Speakers speech team had a strong showing over the weekend at the 2016 Western Conference Speech Meet, winning its first conference title in more than a decade.

"We got 19 of our students in the finals," said Tanya Lewis, assistant speech coach and English teacher at Sidney High School. "It's the first time that Sidney has won this speech meet since 2005."

The Raider Speakers won four of the nine events at the meet, and had three of the six finalists in four events.

Champions for Sidney were: Will Castner in informative public speaking, Jordan Cook in persuas...

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