The Speech and Debate Team (aka The Talking Tigers) had a successful day at the UIL Regional Congressional Debate contest yesterday at Lake Travis High School. For the fourth year in a row, Dripping Springs High School has qualified a student to the UIL State Congressional Debate contest.

Junior Dylan Farr placed 2nd in the 5A Congressional Debate contest and will advance to the UIL State tournament in January.

Sophomore Max Bibeau placed 4th and will be 1st alternate to the UIL State tournament. Max was also recognized for being an outstanding Presiding Officer at the tournament. Sophomore Mason Mohon took 5th place and will be 2nd alternate to UIL State.