The Dodge City High School Advanced Forensics Team attended their first tournament on Jan. 27 at Kinsley High School.

Out of 17 teams competing, Dodge City won 3rd place in Sweepstakes and brought home eight individual medals.

Placing for state champions in Olathe, Kansas, on May 5 were: Dario Lozano and Kylee Smith in Duet Acting taking 1st Place.

Josh Habiger in Oral Interpretation of Prose taking 1st Place, scoring 1st Place in every round.

Dario Lozano and Jeremy Ragland in Improvised Duet Acting took 1st Place.

Other medalists were: Alexa Martinez and Lizette Moreno in Improvised Duet Acting and placing 3rd and Dalton John in Solo Serious Acting placing 5th.

Congratulations to the team.

Their next tournament is Saturday, Feb. 3 at Satanta.