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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Bronx Science Wins Yale

Congratulations to Benjamin Oestericher & Elias Silver of the Bronx HS of Science for winning the 2018 Yale Invitational. In finals, Bronx Science defeated Lake Highland Prep’s Anoosh Kumar & Jasper Ou on a 2-1 decision (Singer, You, Stone-Molloy*). The following teams received bids to the 2019 Tournament of Champions: Bronx Science OS Campbell Hall […]

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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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Ames & Theodore Roosevelt Take Titles at UK Season Opener

Congratulations to Silvia Aydinyan & Susanna Mkhitaryan of Ames HS for winning the 2018 Season Opener at the University of Kentucky. In finals, Ames defeated Acton Boxborough’s Andy Gu & Joshua Lee on a 3-0 decision (Lambert, McAllister, Karijolic). The following teams received bids to the 2019 Tournament of Champions: Acton Boxborough GL Ames AM […]

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Plano West Wins Grapevine

Congratulations to Mukund Rao & Daniel Liang of Plano West for winning the 2018 Grapevine Classic. In finals, Plano West defeated Joseph Donowho & Joseph Dowdall of Strake Jesuit College Prep (Morales, Mehta, Ransom). The following teams received bids to the 2019 Tournament of Champions: Plano West RL Plano West ZS Strake Jesuit DD Strake […]

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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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