Nebraska City placed 13th out of 31 schools in the team standings at the Crete speech meet on Saturday. Ellie Higgins made finals and placed 5th in humorous prose. She placed 8th overall in serious prose. Lillian Frields and Christian Tietz made finals and placed 8th overall in duet acting. The duet acting team of Tietz and Frields is now qualified for nationals in May along with Ellie Higgins, who qualified for nationals in serious. She qualified for nationals in humorous earlier this season.