The Douglas High speech and debate team's first tournament of the year was Sept. 14-15 at Damonte Ranch, and the Tigers didn't disappoint.
"These extraordinary students who love to talk made sure to win in a range of events which scored them third place in school ranking," said coach Paul Mileo. "A very respectful start to what looks like a great year."
The tournament rewarded many DHS students and Pau-Wa-Lu and Carson Valley middle school students as well.
"In the past year the team had been a majority of younger but promising students; however, with much experience gained last year, …