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Strake Jesuit closes out Churchill

Congratulations to Strake Jesuit’s Zion Dixon, Daniel Lee, Karan Shah, and Justin Wen for closing out the 2022 Winston Churchill Classic. In quarterfinals, Zion defeated Claudia Taylor’s Abhived Pulapaka on a 3-0 (Okunlola, Bhat, Sivamani); Daniel defeated Westwood’s Anoop Rachakonda on a 2-1 (Chao*, Cook, Plat); Justin defeated Sandra Day O’Connor’s William Walker on a […]

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Why Doc Formatting Matters by Lawrence Zhou

Lawrence Zhou is a graduate assistant at the University of Wyoming, head coach of Team Wyoming, and an assistant coach at Apple Valley High School. He was formerly the Director of Lincoln-Douglas Debate at Victory Briefs. In this unsolicited diatribe, Lawrence rants about the importance of formatting your documents in a professional and consistent manner, […]

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Daniel Xu wins Strake

Congratulations to Memorial’s Daniel Xu for winning the 2021 Strake Jesuit Tournament. In finals, Daniel defeated Southlake Carroll’s Pranav Kaginele on a 3-0 (Plat, Jones, Chao). Additional congratulations to Daniel for being top speaker. Full pairings and results can be found here.

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Adam Mimou and Nathan Chu co-champion College Prep

Congratulations to Ayala’s Adam Mimou and Diamond Bar’s Nathan Chu for co-championing the 2021 College Prep LD Invitational. In semifinals, Adam defeated Archbishop Mitty’s Arnav Simha on a 3-0 (Alan, Nguyen, Baez) and Nathan defeated Marlborough’s Wyeth Renwick on a 2-1 (Loofbourrow*, Park, Krause). Congratulations to Harker’s Rahul Mulpuri for being top speaker. Full pairings […]

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Pranav Medikonduru wins Blake

Congratulations to Westwood’s Pranav Medikonduru for winning the 2021 John Edie Holiday Debates hosted by the Blake School. In finals, Pranav defeated Byram Hills’ Alex Kahn on a 3-0 (Hsu, McKyton, Totz). Congratulations to Prospect’s Sophia Tian for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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Maya Lerman wins Ridge

Congratulations to Princeton’s Maya Lerman for winning the 2021 Ridge Debates. In finals, Maya defeated Montville’s Ram Pantula on a 2-1 (Norris*, Beckford, Loofbourrow). Congratulations to Livingston’s Raina Batra for being top speaker. Full pairings and results can be found here.

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Saranya Singh wins USC

Congratulations to Mission San Jose’s Saranya Singh for winning the 2021 USC Trojan Invitational. In finals, Saranya defeated Park City’s Noam Levinsky on a 3-0 (Krauss, Cooper, Barquin). Additional congratulations to Saranya for being top speaker. Full results and pairings can be found here.

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