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The Bishop Neumann Speech Team performs at local and state competitions with a variety of interpretive and public address events.   The team strives to give their best, most dynamic performances at every meet.  Our history of state speech champions includes the following students:

  • 1985 – Pam Tvrdy in Original Oratory
  • 2008 – Elizabeth Bettendorf in Poetry
  • 2009 – Hannah Kauffold in Humorous Prose
  • 2013 – Michaela Steager in Serious Prose
  • 2014 – Oral Interpretive Drama – Micah Braunsroth, Connor Sabatka, Emily Brabec & Hannah Simonds
  • 2015 – Hannah Simonds in Entertainment Speaking
  • 2018 Tanner Langemeier in Serious Prose
  • 2018 John Celesky in Poetry
  • 2019 Tanner Langemeier in Humorous Prose

Coaches: Mrs. Laura Simonds, Mrs. Anne Bowman