Brophy/Xavier Speech and Debate Picks Up Two 2021 State Championships

The annual Arizona Interscholastic Association Speech and Debate Tournament is traditionally one of the most competitive. This year, 21 Division I teams competed across 15 separate events. The Brophy/Xavier team collected two championships: Seniors Davis McHenry and Joey Schillenger won in Public Forum Debate and Xavier senior Linnea Kerber won in Big Questions Debate. The team is moderated by speech and debate coach Jim Welty '14.

Photo: Davis McHenry '21 (left) and Joey Schillenger '21