All Kee Speech Large Group teams receive “1” ratings at State Contest ...

One Act “Stopping at Ellis Island” received a perfect score of three “1” ratings. Left to right: Brendan Jones, Gabe Mattson, Sawyer Gramlich, Payton Becker, Zoey Timmerman, Ashlyn Henkes, Izzy Hammell, Austin St. Mary and Holden Welsh.

Radio “ZZZZ 101.1” received two “1” ratings and one “2” rating. Left to right: Jack Schweitzer, Cadan Evanson, Regan Troendle, Riley Troendle and Brendan Croft.

Ensemble “Yes Means No” received two “1” ratings and one “2” rating. Left to right: Isaiah Wagner, Ashlyn Henkes, Andrew Kolsrud, Cadan Evanson and Riley Troendle.

Improvisational Acting received two “1” ratings and one “2” rating. Left to right: Addison Winters, Izzy Mettille, Lilly Kolsrud and Summer Walleser.

Ensemble “14 Mores Ways to Screw up a College Interview” received one “1” rating and two “2” ratings. Left to right - Front row: Ashlyn Mohn and Nyomi Jones; Back row: Sawyer Gramlich, Jack Schweitzer and Daniel Jones.

Five additional teams from the Kee High School Speech program were selected to perform at the State Large Group Speech Contest held at Dubuque Senior High School Saturday, February 3, and each of them received at least one “1” rating from the contest judges. Those team members are pictured in the surrounding submitted photos.

The Kee High School Speech program will host its annual Speech Dinner Theatre Saturday, March 16 at TJ Hunters Banquet Hall in Lansing. The event offers the community an opportunity to watch these teams and others perform. Submitted photos.