Out of the Culver 39 entries, 35 qualified for Indiana High School Forensic Association’s state competition and 30 will compete at Fishers High School on Saturday, March 28. Holding off sectional runner-up Indianapolis Ben Davis by 52 points, Culver had eight sectional champions and six sectional runners-up among the state qualifiers.
Jeff Love ’84, Marc Malone ’84, and the Culver Club of Greater Lafayette hosted the team at Dawson’s School House of Chili Friday night before the sectional meet. Also, several alumni served as neutral judges at sectional. Each school is required to provide judges for each competition.
Alumni serving as judges and coaches include: (front row, from left) Ife Olatunji ’02, Angie Fulton ’98 (coach), Erin Elliott ’03, Rachel Craft ’01, (second row) Leeann Wright ’98, Jai Hayes ’02 (coach), Jeff Love ’84, Sam Raich IV ’05, (third row) Matthew McDaniel ’03, and Weston Outlaw ’00. Not pictured: Caitlin Schwartz ’14.