Sikh Student Makes History By Winning National Speech Tournament

“I feel very blessed to have been able to compete at this level....

Every year, thousands of high school students from across the country compete to qualify for the National Speech and Debate Tournament, this year held in Birmingham, Alabama. Qualifying for the tournament is a feat that most competitors never eclipse in their careers. Even fewer make it through the gauntlet of the tournament. And in the end, only one competitor in each event stands as a national champion.