NORTH NEWTON, KAN. – Bethel College freshman Sarah Pohl placed second in Dramatic Interpretation at the University of Nebraska-Kearney forensics tournament Dec. 6.
Pohl, Moundridge, is a graduate of Moundridge High School.
Bethel competed against nine other schools in their last tournament of the fall semester.
Other Bethel students competing were Becky Buchta, senior from Newton; Dana Daugharthy, senior from Iola; Christopher Eitzen, sophomore from Xalapa, Mexico; Lori Galliardt, fifth-year student from McPherson; Kyvie Lahman, freshman from Minneola; Taylor McCabe-Juhnke, freshman from North Newton; and Heather Robertsen, junior from Newton.
Bethel College is a four-year liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. Founded in 1887, it is the oldest Mennonite college in North America. Bethel is known for its academic excellence and was the only Kansas private college to be ranked in Forbes.com’s listing of “America’s Best Colleges” for 2008 and one of only two Kansas colleges listed in Colleges of Distinction 2008-09. For more information, see the Bethel Web site at www.bethelks.edu.