Cal Middle Debaters Place in Top 10 Nationally

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A team of debaters from California Middle School placed eighth in the Middle School Public Debate Program 2012 Championship Tournament held Saturday at Claremont McKenna College in Los Angeles. Ninety teams from across the country competed – 270 students in all. Cal’s winning team of eighth graders are: John Gutierrez, Jake Brugger and Tony Hackett, who also came in 25th out of 270 in Individual Speaker Award points. Congratulations to the team and coach Shonna Franzella!