Dutchtown High School recently won the first-place sweepstakes at the Cecilia Sweetheart Classic Speech and Drama Tournament in Lafayette.
It was the team’s third sweepstakes, along with victories at Cabrini High School in New Orleans and Comeaux High School in Lafayette.
Individual winners included Tina Turner, first in duo interpretation; Dalton Bigner, second in duet acting; Segan Ortigo, second in extemporaneous speaking; and Taylor Christy and Terrence Green, fourth in duo interpretation.
Kyle Munson was the first Ascension Parish student to receive the Thespian Award for having the highest individual score in drama. He placed first in humorous interpretation and duo interpretation and second in dramatic interpretation, oral interpretation and duet acting.