LHWHS senior Oviya Srihari was named 2022 Student of the Year in the Eastern Missouri district of the National Speech & Debate Association.
Srihari received the honor March 19 at the Eastern Missouri district tournament.
The Student of the Year award recognizes one graduating senior who exemplifies and embodies the NSDA Code of Honor through their activities in both Speech & Debate as well as in their local communities.
It is the highest honor that the Eastern Missouri district can bestow upon a student.
Srihari now is automatically eligible for the NSDA National Student of the Year recognition at the NSDA National Tournament in June.