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5 WSC debate teams achieved great success at HongKong Regional Round on February 15th, 201415 members of WSC debate club students participated in HongKong Regional Round which was held at West Island School located in HongKong Island. The students were trained and led by 2 coaches, Mr. Jacob Scott and Mr. William Yung on their debate trip. The 2 teachers and the 15 students did a wonderful job and they achieved great success even though the WSC club started just a couple of months ago in our school. They won a lot of medals at various sections!
These are the team members;
Team 1: Rick(MinSeok) Choi(9th), John(DongHyuk) Kim(10th), SeJin Park(9th)
Team 2: Amanda See Yue Wong(8th), Ryan(WooHyeok) Choi(7th), Prisha Kapur(8th)
Team 3: Lucy(YeWon) Park(11th), Andy(InGi) Woo(11th), Alvin(HeeChun) Lee(11th)
Team 4: JinWoo Kim(7th), ChanHong Jeon(7th), SiWoo Kim(7th)
Team 5: Brandon Jefferson Chen(6th), Conner Mi(6th), JiMin Yea(6th)
Some of the students had experienced the contest before but some hadn’t. They won lots of medals at several sections such as Team Debate(Rick Choi, John Kim, SeJin Park, Amanda Wong, Ryan Choi), Individual Debate(Rick Choi, Amanda Wong), Individual Writing(Ryan Choi), History(John Kim) and Art(JinWoo Kim, ChanHong Jeon). Especially Rick Choi(9th) and Amanda Wong(8th) were awarded as School Top Scorer at senior and junior division each. These 5 teams did their best and all of them deserved to be praised. The upper three teams qualified to go to the Singapore Global Round, which will be held on June 23-27, 2014. Congratulations all!
-Reported by Jenny Choi