Swedes finish fifth again in Class B at state speech.

For the second year in a row, the Swedes finished fifth at the Class B Nebraska State Speech Championships at the University of Nebraska at Kearney on March 23.

During awards, senior Dylan France climbed atop the highest platform to receive a gold medal in humorous prose and stood on the second highest platform for a silver medal in entertainment speaking.

Senior Roman Schmidt finished with a fifth-place medal in extemporaneous speaking and junior Georgina Dishman was sixth in serious prose.

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