Nova FK is the 2017 NSDA PF Champion

Congratulations to Cornelia Fraser and Rafey Khan of Nova for winning the 2017 National Speech and Debate Association National Tournament. In finals, Nova defeated Horace Mann’s Siddharth Tripathi and Honor McCarthy on a 10-3 decision. Complete results can be found here. Congratulations to all on a wonderful season!

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Desoto Central Wins The 2017 NCFL

Congratulations to Desoto Central Silas Nelson and Atticus Nelson for winning the 2017 Catholic Forensics League Grandnational Tournament. In finals, Desoto Central defeated Ardrey Kell’s Samuel Wood and Harish Korrapati on a 4-1 decision (Wascher, Von Borstel, Poe, O’Donnell, Kessler). Congratulations to all debaters. Results will be posted when available.

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Nueva MS Wins the Tournament Of Champions

Congratulations to Jake Mengarelli and VBI Staffer Matthew Salah for winning the 2017 Tournament of Champions. In finals, Nueva defeated the Blake School’s Eliana Grossman and Connor Yu on a 2-1 decision (Delsol, Johnston, Miller*). Matthew Salah is this year’s Top Speaker. Congratulations to all! Full results can be found here.

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Blake Wins NDCA

Congratulations to The Blake School’s Elisa Lopez and Eva Motolinia for winning the 2017 National Debate Coaches Association National Championship in PF. In finals, Blake defeated Fairmont Prep’s Austin Kim and Gurveer Singh on a 3-0 decision (Miller, Kaczmarek, Garrett). Peter Lawrence from Lexington is this year’s Top Speaker. Congratulations to all! Full results can […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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.

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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.

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