The Zionsville Optimist Club held its annual Oratorical Contest March 19, at Zionsville Community High School. The title of the presentation was “How My Passions Impact The World.”
Zionsville Optimist Club member Ed Bonnell coordinated the event with ZCHS teacher Kim Clow. Also in attendance from the ZOC were Jamie Breuninger, Chris Bias, Tim Ottinger, Russ Frankel and Mike Melichar.
Eight ZCHS students participated in the contest. Results for the girls were Rebecca Uebele (gold), Sabrina Lang (silver), and Rachel Miller (bronze). Results for the boys were Jacob Schrader (gold), Joe Starks (silver), and Jack Hale (bronze). Rebecca and Jacob each received $100 and will move on to the Regional Oratorical Contest.
The Regional Oratorical Contest will be held April 13, at the Millcreek Civic Center in Chesterfield, Indiana. The District Finals will be held April 27, at Ivy Tech in Marion, Indiana.