Palisade finished first and Grand Junction Central took second in the the All-Congress speech and debate meet held Jan. 28 at Paonia High School.
Speaker results included:
Chamber 1, presiding officer Spencer Crane, Montrose -- Hunter Frenze, Montrose, first; Riley King, Palisade, second; Brittany Wells, Grand Junction Central, third.
Chamber 2, presiding officer Alex Hoffman, Grand Junction Central -- Christopher McCray, Palisade, first; Alex Hoffman, Grand Junction Central, second; Dylan Ashby, Paonia, third.
Filibuster Award -- Kiernan Forster, Grand Junction Central; Christopher McCray, Palisade, runner-up.