Debaters start season
December 2, 2021
After an unusual and difficult year, the Green River High School speech and debate team is getting back to debating.
“COVID hit us hard,” Coach Dan Parson said. Without being able to travel for tournaments or have debates in person last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the program struggled to maintain a normal year. According to Parson, many students who would have been involved with speech and debate lost interest and took part in other activities, such as theater, band, and FFA.
“So we were kind of sharing,” Parson said. “But I’m glad those programs are excelling, that’...