Weideman and Zabner Win Second Straight State Title in Policy Debate

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Karla Koenig

City High senior Joe Weideman and junior Adam Zabner won the Iowa High School Speech Association state championship.

Miles Pei, Reporter

City High senior Joe Weideman and junior Adam Zabner won the Iowa High School Speech Association state championship in Policy Debate in Ankeny.  Full results of the competition are on the IHSSA website.
This marks the second year in a row Weideman and Zabner have won this prestigious state title. In addition, they remain ranked among the top 25 debaters in the coaches polls and national ranking.
In April, they will compete in the Tournament of Champions in Lexington Kentucky.

City High did not place as a team. West High placed 3rd in the Sweepstakes competition.