GREENVILLE S.C. – Four members of the North Mecklenburg High School Debate and Speech team took home honors on Oct. 20 at the Bob Jones Academy tournament in Greenville, S.C..

The following students placed in the competition:

• Sophomore James Haberberger finished first in Student Congress

• Senior Colleen Watson finished second in Original Oratory and seventh in Impromptu Speaking

• Freshman Jack Watson took fifth place in Original Oratory

• Senior Taylor Barrett finished seventh in Original Oratory

The team will compete in its next tournament Oct. 27 at Marvin Ridge High School in Waxhaw.