BRITT | Fourteen West Hancock High School students received Division I ratings at the Large Group District Speech contest on Jan. 20 in Forest City.

They will advance to the State Large Group Speech Contest on Feb. 3 in Decorah. 

The West Hancock students going to state are:

Short Film -- Lily Hill, Aidia Smidt, Max Kumsher and Anahi Calles.

Mime -- Mackenzie Wood and Katey Tegtmeyer.

Radio #1 -- Kelly Leerar, Sydney Hudspeth, Leslie Barranca and Natalie Lemmon.

Radio #2 -- Amanda Chizek, Rachel Leerar, Ryleigh Hudspeth and Emily Ryerson.