Eeman Huda 1st Place Win Speech and Debate


Senior Eeman Huda won 1st place in the big questions section at the Scorpion Spectacular at Mountain Ridge High School l and brought home the 1st place trophy, their 5th of the season. The tournament consisted of 33 schools with 434 entries. I interviewed Eeman about his win and his experience of doing speech and debate.

Q: What is the big section of the debate?

A: The question we were asked to the debate was if religion was beneficial to society or not.

Q: How long have you been doing Speech and Debate and when did you start?

A: I started doing Speech and Debate when I was in my freshman year, so for about four years.

Q: Were you nervous when competing or are you used to being in front of people by now?

A: At first I was very nervous to have to be in front of groups of people but over time I started to get used to it.

Q: How does it feel to win 1st place in the big questions section, and did you ever think you would get this far?

A: It feels very good because I have worked very hard throughout all my years of doing Speech and Debate, so this was such a good win for me.

Q: What are some of your other hobbies and things you like to do in your free time?

A: Some things I like doing in my free time are watching TV and sleeping, mostly anything to do with relaxing.

Q: What do you like most about doing Speech and Debate?

A: What I like most about Speech and Debate is the friendships and bonds that I have made along the way and the activity in general.

Great job Eeman! Everybody at ACP congratulates you and the Speech and Debate team on the wonderful win. Sticking with a hobby for four years and pursuing even when things got tough is an accomplishment as an amazing job. We hope to see you all keep winning and pursuing Speech and Debate.