Harrisburg Oral Interp

2018 — Harrisburg,, SD/US

Harrisburg Tiger Tournament

An after-school three round oral interpretation competition

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 3:30pm


Tournament Schedule


2:30 – 3:15 pm                       Registration in Auditorium

3:15                                         General meeting in Auditorium

3:30 – 4:45                              Round 1 All Events

4:45 – 5:45                              Round 2 All Events

5:45 - 6:15                              Dinner Break            

6:15– 7:30                               Round 3 All Events  

8:00                                         Awards                                  


Events and entries

Schools may have an unlimited number of entries in each of our seven (7) divisions:  Humorous Interp, Storytelling, Duo Interp, Serious Interp, Non-Original Oratory, Poetry, and Reader’s Theatre. To keep the tournament running in a timely manner, students may be entered in NO MORE THAN two events.


Please register your entries online by Friday, October 12 at 5:00 PM at:




Direct last-minute changes on the day of the event to my e-mail at John.Delle@k12.sd.us.

South Dakota High School Activity Association rules will govern this contest.



Entry fees for the contest will be $4 per contestant per individual events, $8 per duo entry and $12 per Reader’s Theatre entry.  Fees will be assessed based on the entries received by 5pm on Friday, October 12, 2017.  Fees must be paid on or before registration, and checks can be made out to Harrisburg High School NFL.



Each school must provide one judge for every 5 students or fraction thereof.  We have a SMALL POOL of judges available for hire at $60 each. Hired judges will be available on a first come, first served basis.


We look forward to hosting you at Harrisburg High School on MONDAY, Oct 15th.


John P. Delle, Head Oral Interp Coach               Cheryl Geraets, Assistant Oral Interp Coach


Payment information:

Harrisburg HS 1300 Willow Street, Harrisburg SD 57032



Please contact Coach Geraets or myself with any questions, comments or concerns you may have regarding our Annual Harrisburg Tiger Oral Interp Tournament. If you are no longer the Oral Interp contact person for you school, please forward this email to the current contact person.




John P. Delle

English Instructor

Fine Arts Coach

Twitter: @themrdelle


(605) 743 – 2567 EXT: 5301