Welcome to the Lakeville North High School Speech Team website!


The Lakeville North Speech team is composed of 64 highly talented students with a wide range of backgrounds, interests, and passions. There are 13 events of competition in Minnesota, ranging from humorous to dramatic to informative, each of which requires a multitude of different skills. Competing locally, regionally, and nationally, the North Speech program has won numerous awards at each level of competition. Students enhance important, lifelong skills in written and verbal communication, and develop confidence, poise and perseverance.

Congratulations to New Team Members!

Click here to see names new for 2022!

WordUp Middle School Camp

We had a highly successful 2021 WordUp Middle School camp - thank you to all who attended and all of our veterans who helped out! 

Click here to see our information sheet about the camp, to anticipate coming October 2022!


Congratulations to 8 all of our students competing at the 2021 National Speech and Debate Tournament! Annika Kingsriter (Sr.) advanced to the Top 102 ("double octas") in Drama, Emily Nyberg (Jr.) advanced to the Top 102 in Humor, Alyson Hasner (Sr.) advanced to the Top 60 ("octas") in Drama, Grace Bowen advanced to the Top 60 in both Oratory and Expository, and Krystal Mutebi (Sr.) finished in 3rd place in Expository!



While this season has been full of change and challenges and was often not what we were expecting, we are pleased to present to you a virtual version of our annual team showcase!

This showcase has always been a fundraiser for our team, with tickets costing $5 per person.  While we don't have a convenient way of collecting ticket fees this year, we hope that you will take this into consideration and if you are financially able, make a donation to our team in an amount that might be commensurate with what your family would have paid in a typical year, or more if you are able.

These funds go to help support our coach salaries, team registrations, and supplies and we are very appreciative of anything you are able to give!  Simply click here to donate!

Link to Program (PDF)

Link to WordPlay video




For more helpful links and documents, go to the "Resources" page on our website.


  • We love Volunteers!

    • Please click on HERE to explore volunteer opportunities and register to help the LNHS Speech Team.

    • Please email the Booster Club if you have any questions.

  • We appreciate your time!

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Thank you to our 2020-2021 Sponsors!