Nueva Wins Berkeley

Congratulations to Zubin Aysola and Griffin Tarpenning for winning the 2017 Cal Berkeley Invitational. In finals, Nueva defeated Lake Highland Prep’s Jasper Ou and Anoosh Kumar on a 3-0 decision (Meerson, Chan, Banerjee). The following teams also received bids to the 2017 Tournament of Champions: Archbishop Mitty FL Chaparral SN Charles Flanagan SM Colleyville Heritage […]

Briefly

Millburn Wins Harvard

Congratulations to Millburn’s James Chen and David Yaffe for winning the 2017 Harvard Invitational. In finals, Millburn defeated Michael Xing and Callan Hazeldine from Ardrey Kell on a 5-2 decision (Yang, Wu, Patri, Feshbach, Comrie, Feng*, Goetz*). The following teams also received bids to the 2017 Tournament of Champions: Ardrey Kell XH Colleyville Heritage NL […]

Briefly

Gillian Zipursky Wins the Harvard Round Robin

Congratulations to Gillian Zipursky from Scarsdale for winning the 2017 Harvard Round Robin. In finals, Gillian defeated Oliver Sussman from Cambridge Rindge and Latin on a 2-1 decision (DeBois, Caldera, Cohen*). Oliver Sussman is this year’s Top Speaker. Congratulations to all! Full results can be found here.

Briefly

Mission San Jose Wins the Harvard Round Robin

Congratulations to Mission San Jose’s Keshav Kundassery and Max Wu for winning the 2017 Harvard Round Robin. In finals, they defeated Newton South’s Rebecca Shaar and Malcolm Davis on a close 4-3 decision (Swingos, Shinozuka, Jain, Helle, Hunt*, Chen*, Yang*). Josh Moriarty from Hunter College is this year’s Top Speaker. Results will be posted here.

Briefly

Oakwood Wins Stanford

Congratulations to Ella Fanger and Nate Odenkirk from Oakwood School for winning the 2017 Stanford Invitational. In finals, Oakwood defeated Hawken School’s Ammar Lone and Ozan Ergungor on a unanimous decision (Le, Le, Garrett, Giordano, Manuel). The following teams also received bids to the 2017 Tournament of Champions: Dougherty Valley RM Greenhills BK Hawken EL […]

Briefly

Strath Haven Takes Penn

Congratulations to Strath Haven’s Russell Legate-Yang and Jack Swartzentruber for winning the 2017 University of Pennsylvania Tournament. In finals, Strath Haven defeated Hunter College’s David Maluf and Amala Karri on a 2-1 decision (Jing, Kruger, Klitzman*). The following teams also received bids to the 2017 Tournament of Champions: Blake GY Hunter College MK Millburn CY […]

Briefly

Mission San Jose Dominates Golden Desert

Congratulations to VBI staffers Keshav Kundassery and Max Wu of Mission San Jose for winning the 2017 Golden Desert Debate Tournament at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In finals, MSJ defeated Emaad Raghib and Raymond Xu from the Harker School on a close 2-1 decision (Carroll, Bacrau, Sauceda*). The following teams also received bids […]

Briefly