Emma Ravnaas, Jack Worner make state finals in speech

The Park Rapids Area High School students brought home sixth- and seventh-place medals, respectively.

Park Rapids speech team members Emma Ravnaas and Jack Worner made it to the final round in the 2023 state speech tournament on April 28, 2023, in Apple Valley.
Contributed / Tanya Miller

Two Park Rapids speech team members reached the finals at the Minnesota State High School League’s state speech tournament Friday, April 28 at Eastview High School in Apple Valley.

Emma Ravnaas earned sixth place in the serious poetry category, while Jack Worner placed seventh in extemporaneous reading.

Both students were also recognized at the tournament for making the all-state speech team.

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