SLA Students Win the UPenn Youth for Debate Tournament


SLA Seniors Chris Cassise and Andre Serrano took first place in the citywide tournament out of 29 competing teams.

Seniors Dominque Miller and Rumman Haq and Juniors Dennis Mawson. Kabbour Rizq, Elisa Hyder and Michael Dea also advanced to the quarter-final round.

Hyder also won the tourney award for Best Overall Speaker.

Congratulations to Ms. Laufenberg and all the team members. Special thanks to Luke Van Meter for his help chaperoning.