Jack Wareham and Nina Potischman Co-Champion Harvard

Congratulations to Oakwood High School’s Jack Wareham and Hunter College High School’s Nina Potischman for co-championing the 2017 Harvard National Forensics Tournament. In semifinals, Jack defeated Scarsdale’s Gillian Zipursky and Nina defeated Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman. Congratulations to American Heritage Plantation’s David Min for being top speaker. Full pairings and results can be […]

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Valley Closes Out Millard North

Congratulations to West Des Moines Valley High School’s Siena Cabbage and Animesh Joshi for closing out the 2017 Milo Cup at Millard North. In semifinals, Siena advanced over West Des Moines Valley High School’s James Meng and Animesh defeated Fremont’s Chase Cate on a 3-0 decision (Burdt, Hatfield, Laverty). Congratulations to West Des Moines Valley […]

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Evan Engel Wins Stanford

Congratulations to Harvard-Westlake’s Evan Engel for winning the 2017 Stanford Invitational. In finals, Evan defeated West Ranch High School’s Jong Hak Won (Overing, Harris, Tambe). Congratulations to Oakwood’s Arlo Weiner for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here. Thanks to the LADI for providing the photo.

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Kevin Li Wins Penn

Congratulations to Stuyvesant’s Kevin Li for winning the 2017 University of Pennsylvania Tournament. In finals, Kevin defeated Byram Hills’ Lindsey Perlman on a 2-1 decision (Wei, Bissell-Siders, Stinger*). Congratulations to Cypress Woods’ Chakra Jonnalagadda for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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Chaitanya Sayani Wins Golden Desert

Congratulations to Dougherty Valley’s Chaitanya Sayani for winning the 2017 Golden Desert Debate Tournament at UNLV. In finals, Chaitanya defeated Palo Alto’s Frances Zhuang on a 2-1 decision (Fink, Fagan, Sherwood*). Congratulations to Harvard-Westlake’s Jaya Nayar for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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Michael Kurian Wins Colleyville

Congratulations to Dulles’ Michael Kurian for winning the 2017 Colleyville Heritage Winter Invitational. In finals, Michael defeated Texas Academy’s Maya Xia on a 3-0 decision (De La O, Melin, Wright). Congratulations to Westwood’s Rohith Mandavalli for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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Alex Zhao Wins Emory

Congratulations to La Canada’s Alex Zhao for winning the 2017 Barkley Forum for High Schools. In finals, Alex defeated Harrison’s Raffi Piliero on a 5-0 decision (Boyd, Huston, Jordan, Randall, Lingel). Congratulations to Success Academy’s Sekou Cisse for being top speaker. Full pairings and results can be found here.

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