The Geneva School of Boerne debate team competed last Saturday in La Vernia, TX in the first debate tournament of the school year. The team of senior Nick Patti and junior William Cone earned first place in the Public Forum event at the La Vernia Bear Brawl Debate Tournament. Patti was named first overall speaker in Public Forum.
Junior Eleanor Galbreath made it to semifinals in the Prose Interpretation event. The teams of sophomore Phillip Ackermann and freshman Connor Schaefer as well as the freshmen team of Emma Cress and Lily Shrode finished the tournament with a winning record in Public Forum.
The debate team is coached by James Grover and Scott Milam.