Speech & Debate Students Return Winners from Christian Nationals

April 25, 2012

Congratulations to Jonathan Finau, David Trinidad, Brigitte Wilcox, and Courtney Young for winning four national awards at the National Christian College Forensics Association Invitational this week!

Thanks to the tireless coaching of Head Coach, Matthew Grisat, La Sierra University Speech & Debate Team members returned from Tennessee with 1) a first place award in Novice Dramatic Duo (Jonathan Finau and Courtney Young), 2) a third place award in Novice Faith Literature (Brigitte Wilcox), 3) a fifth place award in Novice Faith Literature (Courtney Young), and 4) a second place overall Individual Event Sweepstakes Award (entire team) in Division 3 on behalf of La Sierra University. Twenty-six colleges and universities were represented from all over the nation with a total of 521 Individual Event entries. You make us proud!


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Executive Director of University Relations

La Sierra University

Riverside, California

951.785.2460 (voice)

  • Last update on  April 25, 2012