Millburn Wins Berkeley

Congratulations to Brian Zhu and James Chen of Millburn for winning the 2018 Cal Berkeley Invitational. In finals, Millburn defeated Laurenn Vives and Megan Munce of Presentation on a unanimous decision (Press, Sawlani, Roberts). The following teams received bids to the 2018 Tournament of Champions: Archbishop Mitty LV Cypress Bay SB Denver East MC Dougherty […]

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Plano West Wins Harvard

Congratulations to Jerry Yang & Ranie Lin of Plano West Senior for winning the 2018 Harvard Invitational. In finals, Plano defeated Stuyvesant High’s Abie Rohrig and Daniel Ju on a 5-2 decision (Liollari, McCord, Paserman, Shim, Zlotea, DLB, Jilani). The following teams received bids to the 2018 Tournament of Champions: Acton-Boxborough AJ Bromfield SK Capitol […]

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PF Round Robin Updates

This weekend, Harvard University and UC Berkeley hosted Round Robin competitions ahead of their larger, national tournaments. At the Harvard Round Robin, after six rounds of preliminary competition, Anshul Joshi & Gaurav Asthana of Acton-Boxborough and Abraham Rohrig & Daniel Ju of Stuyvesant emerged to debate the final round. In finals, Stuyvesant defeated Acton-Boxborough on […]

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Mission San Jose Wins Stanford

Congratulations to Ishan Maunder and Devesh Kodnani from Mission San Jose for winning the 2018 Stanford Invitational. In finals, MSJ defeated Pia Dovichi and Sarab Bhasin from College Prep School on a 2-1 decision (Dolan, Ramani, Lewis*). The following teams received bids to the 2018 Tournament of Champions: Archbishop Mitty LV Archbishop Mitty VK Cambridge […]

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Millburn Wins Penn

Congratulations to Brian Zhu and James Chen of Millburn for winning the 2018 Penn Invitational. In finals, Millburn defeated Benjamin Oestericher & Elias Silver of Bronx Science on a unanimous decision (Givan, Tadepalli, Zhou). The following teams received bids to the 2018 Tournament of Champions: Bronx Science OS Half Hollow Hills GT Millburn ZC Poly […]

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Corona Del Sol wins Golden Desert

Congratulations to Ryan Jiang & Sreya Pattipati from Corona Del Sol for winning the 2018 Golden Desert Invitational hosted at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In finals, Corona Del Sol defeated Dougherty’s Saad Jamal & Tristan Shaughnessy on a 3-0 decision (Fagan, Malik, Niemec). The following teams received bids to the 2018 Tournament of […]

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Two Cents: The March PF Topic Wordings

Briefly’s Two Cents is back with an installment on the March topic resolutions. For this round, we have staff writer Kyle Chong and coaching powerhouse Jack Ave to offer their two cents on the Separation of Powers topics! Here are the NSDA’s topic choices: OPTION 1 – Resolved: Congressional authorization should be required on any […]

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Charles Flanagan Dominates Emory

Congratulations to Charles Flanagan’s Eden Medina & Christian Sheerer for winning the 2018 Barkley Forum for High Schools. In finals, Flanagan defeated Poly Prep’s Daniel Fernandez & Nick Stratigakis on a unanimous decision (Berthiaume, DiMichele, McFarland, Stafford, Sternberg). Flanagan was especially dominant, taking the top two speaker awards, the top seed, and the championship title […]

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Newton South Closes Out Columbia

Congratulations to Daniel Abdulah & Hannah Phan and Gil Alon & Deika Albert of Newton South for closing out the 2018 Columbia Invitational. In semi-finals, Newton South defeated Acton Boxborough’s Gaurav Asthana & Anshul Joshi on a 2-1 decision (Ivashkiv, Wang, Anderson) and Regis’ Matthew Majsak & Aidan Woutas on a 2-1 decision (Charnis, Protasiewicz, […]

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Strath Haven Wins Lexington

Congratulations to Russell Legate-Yang & Jack Swartzentruber from Strath Haven for winning the 2018 Lexington Winter Invitational. In finals, Strath Haven defeated Poly Prep’s Dominic and Harrison Schlossberg on a unanimous decision (Cohen, Girma, Harrington). The following teams also received bids to the 2018 Tournament of Champions: Horace Mann MT Newton South GS Oakwood HR […]

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