DECA, Mock Trial, and Speech & Debate Updates

Congratulations to our Speech and Debate, DECA and Mock Trial teams for an amazing year so far! Read more to see how the teams are doing.

Speech and Debate

A huge congratulations to sophomores Victoria Smith and Elizabeth Anderson for winning their events at the National Qualifier! They will both be moving on to compete in Dallas this upcoming June. An additional congratulations to sophomore Meg Travis, who will serve as a second alternate. The Speech and Debate team now prepares for the State Tournament on March 16th, at the University of Puget Sound. Good luck to the team!

All updates for the King’s Speech and Debate team can be found on their Instagram profile, @khs_speech_debate


44 DECA students competed at the DECA State Career and Development Conference in Bellevue February 28th – March 2nd, 2019.   Eight (8) students earned competitive bids to attend the International Career and Development Conference (ICDC) in Orlando, Florida, April 26 – May 1, 2019.  Those students are:

Student Name Category (Individual Events) Place
Jack Zhou Business Finance 3rd
Daniel Harbert Entrepreneurship 7th
Jeffrey Weber Marketing Communications 2nd
Lucy Bogen Marketing Communications 4th
Joanne Yi Marketing Communications 7th
Kathryn Morris Restaurant & Food Service 1st
Student Name Category (Papers)
Nic Wiseman Business Growth Plan 3rd
Jeffrey Webber Public Relations 2nd

Mock Trial 

Mock Trial’s Team Red  took the district championship at the Kitsap County competition and Team White took 2nd place on February 23rd. Both teams will be advancing to the State Competition in Olympia the weekend of March 22nd. Go Knights!!