WDM Valley Closes Out Iowa Forensics League State Tournament

Jason Smith and Gina Scorpiniti of West Des Moines Valley High School closed out the final round of the Iowa Forensic League All-Iowa Finals on Saturday, March 8, 2014, hosted by Paul Bellus and the University of Iowa.

Jason and Gina are coached by Dave McGinnis, Alex Kramer, Lucy Korsakov and Adam Hoffman.

The All-Iowa Finals is the second of Iowa’s two state championship meets and is hosted by the state’s debate coach association, the Iowa High School Forensic League. IFL All-Iowa Finals is the longest-running secondary school competition in the state’s history.


Partial Octos

Stilwell Junior High CT defeats Valley JC (Jackie Chu)


Valley JS defeats Stilwell Junior High CT (Conal Thomas-McGinnis)

Valley GS defeats DM Lincoln LF (Leelabari Fulbel)

Valley TG defeats DM Roosevelt RW (Reid Wade)

Valley TF advances over Valley EM (Evan McKinney)


Valley JS advances over Valley TF (TJ Foley)

Valley GS advances over Valley TG (Trent Gilbert)


Valley JS (Jason Smith) & Valley GS (Gina Scorpiniti)