Congratulations to the Bettendorf Speech and Debate Team for their placements in the Iowa Forensic League All-State tournament. They had 13 entries in the competition. 11 advanced into the Semifinals round of the state tournament. Eight of the 11 entries advanced to the Final round of competition for their respective events at the state tournament.
This year, Simpson College was the host of the IFL All-State tournament for the first time and awarded scholarships to the top performers. Each student above was awarded a $2,000 scholarship to Simpson College for making it to the final round of competition at the IFL State tournament. 1st Place finishers were given a $3,000 scholarship.