Michigan Speech Contest Winners

2018

  • 1st: Sakila Islam, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Gai Robertson, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Emelyn Rutowski, Eastern Michigan University

2017

  • 1st: Heya Ouyang, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Tiffany Spearman, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Abigail Krocker, Eastern Michigan University

2016

  • 1st: Marian Kandler, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: James Alessandrini, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Christa Scheck, Kalamazoo College

2015

  • 1st: James Rutkowski, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Lai Pak Kuen, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Katie Penvose, Michigan State University

2014

  • 1st: Patricia Truong, Wayne State University
  • 2nd: Lija Gudrais, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Sora Choi, Michigan State University

2013

  • 1st: Anbo Chen, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Zachary Blackwell, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Yi Hang Chiew, University of Michigan

2012

  • 1st: Keenan Davis, Michigan State University
  • 2nd: Ellen Huntley, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Jingram Wang, University of Michigan

2011

  • 1st: Langechuan Liu, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Yulia Khakhaleva, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Jacqueleen Ferrer, Eastern Michigan University and Joanna Abeli, Eastern Michigan University
  • Honorable Mention: Austin Showalter, Michigan State University

2010

  • 1st: Alexander Nelson, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Lawrence Gross, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Nathan Bynum, Michigan State University and Andrea Panger, Eastern Michigan University

2009

  • 1st: Eleanor Moon, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Hankyung Cho, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Nathan Bynum, Michigan State University
  • Honorable Mention: James Canty, Michigan State University

2008

  • 1st: Scott Templin, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Minkyung Lee, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Alexander Nelson, Eastern Michigan University
  • Honorable Mention: Man-Ju Lin, University of Michigan

2007

  • 1st: Alan Bunney, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: John Grandy, Michigan State University
  • 3rd: Jennifer Eusebio, Michigan State University 

2006

  • 1st: Alan Mishler, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Heejin Jun, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Joong Sun Yoon, Michigan State University
  • Honorable Mention: Ryan Vancamp : Michigan State University and Leeann Youn, ?

2005

  • 1st: OoYeob Lee, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Chang-Sun Le, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Dong ho Kim, Michigan State University
  • Honorable Mention : Alexa Cowing, University of Michigan and David Kracker, Eastern Michigan University

2004

  • 1st: Thomas Boutorwick, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Brian Bell, Michigan State University
  • 3rd: Amy Sheng, Michigan State University
  • Honorable Mention: Kevin Balint, Eastern Michigan University

2003

  • 1st: Doris Torres, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Mari Quaranto, Michigan State University
  • 3rd: Yubin Yang, University of Michigan
  • Honorable Mention: Young Kim, Eastern Michigan University and Sarah Koper, Michigan State University

2002

  • 1st: Alexandra Shaw, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Meilinda Sutanto, University of Michigan
  • 3rd: Hyun Jeong Park, Lansing Community College
  • Honorable Mention: Steve Daveluy, Michigan State University

2001

  • 1st: Paul Taylor, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Amy Vance, Michigan State University
  • 3rd: Rita Lin, Western Michigan University

2000

  • 1st: Tom Groendal, Hope College
  • 2nd: Stephen Henney, Central Michigan University
  • 3rd: Amy Vance, Michigan State University

1999

  • 1st: Nathaniel Heinrichs, University of Michigan
  • 2nd: Daniel Wofcott, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Sarah Stocchiero, Western Michigan University

1998

  • 1st: Nathan Huss, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Kelly Kaufmann, Michigan State University
  • 3rd: Mateev Miroslava, Hope College
  • Grand Prize: Aaron Twaddell, Lakeland CC

1997

  • 1st: Brandon Hayashi, Hope College
  • 2nd: Clinton Sieber, self-study
  • 3rd: Scott Fitzpatrick, Eastern Michigan University
  • Grand Prize: Ryan Rynbrandt, Western Michigan University

1996

  • 1st: Robert Tremewan, Eastern Michigan University
  • 2nd: Deborah Sulki, Eastern Michigan University
  • 3rd: Eric Martin, University of Michigan
  • Grand Prize: Jason Brake, Eastern Michigan University

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