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Regular Season 2020-21
2020-21 x Regular Season

Recent Speech News

Tom Lucas, coach of Bemidji High School’s speech and debate teams, was recently nationally recognized for his coaching work over the years.

Lucas has been coaching in the world of speech and debate for nearly 17 years, and this month earned a second “Diamond Award” from the National Speech and Debate Association.

To do so, he accumulated 30,000 points over the course of his coaching career -- each point is earned based on student achievement at competitions, leadership and service activities -- putting him at the top of speech and debate coaches nationwide.

Bemidji Pioneer Article:
https://www.bemidjipioneer.com/news/education/6832804-Bemidji-High-School-speech-and-debate-coach-receives-national-recognition