Book Club: September 2018

We’re excited to be releasing our very first Book Club post. This month, we have selected works curated by Director of Curriculum Marshall Thompson and Director of Publishing Lawrence Zhou. We are quite happy with the works we’ve selected and hope you enjoy them as much as we did. Feel free to leave comments or […]

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Spencer Paul Wins Greenhill

Congratulations to Harvard-Westlake’s Spencer Paul for winning the 2018 Greenhill Fall Classic. In finals, Spencer defeated Strake Jesuit College Preparatory’s Josh Herrera on a 3-0 decision (Paramo, Okunlola, Boyer). Congratulations to Josh for also being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here. Photo Credits: The Harvard-Westlake Debate Team

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Animesh Joshi Wins Yale

Congratulations to West Des Moines Valley’s Animesh Joshi for winning the 2018 Yale Invitational. In finals, Animesh defeated Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Andrew Garber on a 2-1 decision (Bogaty, Scopa, Sun*). Congratulations to Byram Hills’ Lindsey Perlman for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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The 2018-19 LD Bid List is Live!

The 2018-19 LD Bid List is up and running at our Bid List page. It has an included tournament logistics page with links to registration pages that will be updated as more information comes in during the season. Let us know about tournament dates or registration information at help@victorybriefs.com!

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Ronak Ahuja Wins Loyola

Congratulations to Halstrom’s Ronak Ahuja for winning the 2018 Loyola Invitational. In finals, Ronak defeated Brentwood’s Ryan Younger on a 2-1 decision (Dille, Gonzalez, Ditzian*). Congratulations to Harvard-Westlake’s Vishan Chaudhary for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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Simone Braithwaite Wins Byram

Congratulations to Newark Science’s Simone Braithwaite for winning the 2018 Byram Hills Invitational. In finals, Simone defeated Harrison’s Ava Zinman on a 2-1 decision (Hafiz, Fraser, Dolinger). Congratulations to Newark Science’s Osmane Sanogo for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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Greenhill Closes Out Grapevine

Congratulations to Greenhill’s Anna Meyers and Mihir Rai for closing out the 2018 Grapevine Classic. In semifinals, Anna defeated Carroll’s Gautam Iyer and Mihir defeated Strake Jesuit College Preparatory’s Joshua Herrera. Congratulations to Garland’s Khoa Pham for being top speaker. See full pairings and results here.

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