Lawrence Zhou is NSDA National Champion

Congratulations to Lawrence Zhou of Bartlesville HS (OK) and his coach Linda Shipley for winning the 2014 NSDA National Tournament in LD. Lawrence is the 10th VBI alumnus to win Nationals in the past 11 years. 

Congratulations also to Katie Hughes of Immaculate Heart High School and her coach Naemah Morris on winning 3rd place in LD, and Danny DeBois and his coach Chetan Hertzig for winning top speaker in the World Schools Debate Competition hosted at this year’s nationals.