Dominican Junior Shania Raimer Places Second in October Debates


St. Mary’s Dominican High School Junior Shania Raimer placed second in the October Lincoln Douglas Debate and second in Original Oratory at the Southside Shark Showdown Speech and Debate Tournament. The Lincoln Douglas Debate is a one-on-one style debate that focuses on the philosophy of the resolution being argued.

Ten high schools competed virtually in the Southside Shark Showdown, part of the Louisiana High School Speech League. Dominican Debate Team coaches are Kristina Plunkett and Andrew Cerise. Moderators are Adam Naquin and Bradley Guillory.