In Duet Acting, Lois Akpabio and Gabby Copeland took second place, while Zyla Dortch and Jenna Price placed third in the event. Ben LeBuhn placed fourth in Extemporaneous Speaking, and Sam Kirchhoff received fifth place in Storytelling.
Other Paducah Middle students who received a top-three ranking in at least one preliminary round were: Quinn Atnip, Karlie Hack, Liberty Guyette, Erin Kelly, Hadley Pierce, Travis Trimble, and Zach Ybarzabal.
Front row: Catherine Holm, Zyla Dortch, Gabby Copeland, Nicole Miller
Second row: Erin Kelly, Grace Bakehouse, Karlie Hack, Kate Criner, Olyvia Klopfenstein
Third row: Liberty Guyette, Jenna Price, Hadley Pierce, Lois Akpabio, Emily Krall
Back row: Quinn Atnip, Walker McNeill, Zach Ybarzabal, Ben LeBuhn, Travis Trimble, Sam Kirchhoff