The 57th annual State Finals of the Resource Conservation Speech Contest was held at the Capitol in Pierre on Saturday, April 28, 2018. The theme of this year’s contest was “How Does Your Watershed?”
1st Place Winner Grace Douglas
2nd Place Winner Hannah Hetland
3rd Place Winner Radley Reichert
4th Place Winner Grace Lentz
5th Place Winner Ella Wittmuss
Tallon Everson speech video
Matthew Holler speech video
Marya McLaughlin speech video
1st place winner Grace Douglas with Bill Smith and East River Electric representative Ken Gillaspie
Top 5 Winners (Left to right): Grace Lentz, Ella Wittmuss, Grace Douglas, Hannah Hetland and Radley Reichert .
2018 Contestants (left to right): Matthew Holler, Grace Lentz, Marya McLaughlin, Tallon Everson, Ella Wittmuss, Hannah Hetland, Grace Douglas and Radley Reichert.