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The 2016 Bid List (Princeton, UT, Alta)

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52 Debaters are now fully qualified. 50 debaters have one bid.  Congratulations to Aram, Matt Zinman, Lauren, Jason, Rishabh, Spencer, Ashwin, Danielle, and Matt Gofman for completing their quals!   7 Bids-  Raffi Piliero- Harrison (Greenhill, Valley, Bronx, Apple Valley, Scarsdale, Glenbrooks, Princeton)   6 Bids-  Jonas Le Barillec- Peninsula (Greenhill, …

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January/ February Topic 2017 Released!

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Lincoln-Douglas Debate – 2017 Jan/Feb Resolved: Public colleges and universities in the United States ought not restrict any constitutionally protected speech.   Love it? Hate it? Let us know below!

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Evan Engel Wins the 2016 Glenbrooks

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Evanston, IL- Congratulations to Harvard Westlake’s Evan Engel and Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman on making it to finals of the 2016 Glenbrooks. On a 2-1 decision (Paul Zhou, Hertzig, *Taylor), Evan was declared the champion. Congratulations to both! Oliver is coached by Bob Overing.   Doubles (32) Strake …

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Oliver Sussman Wins the 2016 Apple Valley Round Robin

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Congratulations to Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman and Harrison’s Raffi Piliero for making it to the final round of the 2016 Apple Valley Round Robin! On a 3-2 decision (Student Vote, Gorski, Smith, *Lumpee, *Murphy), Oliver was declared the champion. Congrats to both! Oliver is coached by Bob Overing. …

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Peninsula Closes Out the 2016 Damus Invitational

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Congratulations to Peninsula’s Ishan Gaur and Jonas Le Barillec for closing out  the 2016 Damus Hollywood Invitational! Peninsula is coached by Scott Wheeler, Varad Agarwala, Arjun Tambe, and Akhil Jalan. Loyola’s Douglas Wickham was Top Speaker. Loyola is coached by Michael Overing, John Scoggin, Ashan Peiris, James Zucker, and Adam Bistagne.   …

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Oliver Sussman Wins the 2016 Minneapple

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Congratulations to Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman and Greenhill’s Shruthi Krishnan for making it to the finals of the 2016 Minneapple. On a 3-0 decision (Taylor, You, Lawrence Zhou), Oliver was declared the champion. Congrats to both! Oliver is coached by Bob Overing. Shruthi is coached by Aaron Timmons …

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Indu Pandey is the 2016 Meadows Champion

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Las Vegas, NV – Congratulations to Harvard Westlake’s Indu Pandey and Peninsula’s Jonas Le Barillec for making it to finals of the the 2016 Meadows Invitational. In the final round, Indu defeated Jonas on a 2-1 decision (Inglet, Bond, Letak*). Congratulations to both!

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David Min takes the Florida Blue Key!

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Gainesville, FL- Congratulations to American Heritage’s David Min and Pembroke Pine’s Steven Scopa for making it to finals of Blue Key On a 2-1 decision (Sigalow*, D. McNamara, Montecalvo), David was declared the victor. Congratulations to both!

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Srivatsav Pyda Wins the 2016 Voices Invitational

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Doubles (1) Harker SP def. (32) Valley KK (Kyle Kopf) (Rogers, Shin, Tambe) (2) La Canada AZ def. (31) HW WB (Will Berlin) (Bistagne, Dada, Rogers) (3) Lynbrook NS def. (30) Marlborough GK (Grace Kim) (Fife, Go, Qi) (4) Lynbrook HW def. (29) Palo Alto BH (Barry He) (*Dosch, Peiris, Phillips) …

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Lavanya Singh and Jonas LeBarillec Co-Champion the 2016 Voices RR

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San Jose, CA- Mission San Jose’s Lavanya Singh and Peninsula’s Jonas LeBarillec for making it to finals of the 2016 Voices Round Robin. Lavanya and Jonas were declared co-champions. Congrats to both! Lavanya is coached by Tom Kadie. Jonas is coached by Scott Wheeler, Varad Agarwala, Arjun Tambe, and Akhil …

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Cypress Woods’ Lucas Clarke Wins Holy Cross

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New Orleans, LA- Congratulations to Cypress Woods’ Lucas Clarke and Cedar Park’s Macalah Thomas for making it to finals of Holy Cross. On a 5-0 decision (Fahey, Hampton, Murphy, Randall, Smith), Lucas was declared the victor. Congratulations to both! Octos: (1) John Augilard LC def. (16) HW JC (Julia Cosgrove) …

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Nov/Dec 2016 Released; Write Your Questions Below!

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Resolved: The United States ought to limit qualified immunity for police officers. Next week- Hutt Up or Shut Up will be doing a Topic Analysis with the Associate Director of NSD, Terrence Lonam, and the Director of NSD Northeast, Ben Koh. Comment your questions below! They may be answered next …

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