Congratulations to Mellon Middle School 6th, 7th and 8th grade students for their first place win at the Southwestern Pennsylvania Forensics League tournament held earlier this month at Mellon. The team scored an exceptional 130 out of 140 possible points against eight other schools as well as earning 23 first place ribbons and 5 second place ribbons.
Forensics is a competitive speech program. Students compete in one of six categories: drama, prose, poetry, declamation, impromptu, and multiple reading. Emily Kunzman and Francis Raitano are the sponsors for Mellon forensics team.