The 2017 April Public Forum topic is Resolved: The United States ought to replace the Electoral College with a direct national popular vote. https://www.speechanddebate.org/topics/
Congratulations to Lynbrook’s Chris Wang for winning the 2017 Cal Invitational at UC Berkeley. In finals, Chris defeated Success Academy’s Sekou Cisse on a 2-1 decision (Obuchi, Fleming, Park*). Congrats to Sekou for also being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
After six rounds of competition, Success Academy’s Sekou Cisse and La Cañada’s Alex Zhao have advanced to the final exhibition round of the California Round Robin. They have been declared co-champions. Results will be posted here.
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.
After six rounds of competition, Nueva CC and Mission San Jose KC have advanced to the final exhibition round of the California Round Robin. They are co-champions of the 2017 Round Robin. In semi-finals, Nueva CC walked over Nueva TA and Mission San Jose KC defeated Presentation KM on a 2-1 decision. The panel for […]