The 2019-2020 Bid List

Congratulations to everyone who bid this weekend at Yale and Greenhill! There are currently nine debaters qualified to the Tournament of Champions.

Two Bids
Ben Erdmann – Strake Jesuit (Grapevine*, Greenhill)
Aneel Mehra – Strake Jesuit (Grapevine, Greenhill)
Tarun Ratnasabapathy – Carroll Senior (Grapevine, Greenhill)
Arnav Burudgunte – Carnegie Vanguard (Grapevine, Greenhill)
Alexandra Mork – Harvard-Westlake (Loyola, Greenhill)
Parth Dhanotra – Los Altos (Loyola, Greenhill)
Rex Evans – Santa Monica (Loyola, Greenhill)
Kavin Kumaravel – Dougherty Valley (Loyola, Greenhill)
Andrew Gong – Harvard-Westlake (Loyola, Greenhill)

One Bid
Ben Thomas – KAPS (Grapevine)
Nevin Gera – Plano East (Grapevine)
Abhinav Sinha – Dulles (Grapevine)
Wyatt Hatfield – Strake Jesuit (Grapevine)
Breigh Plat – Legacy Christian (Grapevine)
Matthew Paul – Harvard-Westlake (Loyola*)
Jessa Glassman – Harvard-Westlake (Loyola)
Nathan Russell – Harvard-Westlake (Loyola)
Joanna Im – Harvard-Westlake (Loyola)
Henry Eberhart – Evanston Township (University of Kentucky)
Maya Arora – Cape Fear (University of Kentucky)
Peter Zhang – Montgomery Blair (Yale)
Chase Earland – Success Academy (Yale)
Zachary Lu – Needham (Yale)
Benjamin Waldman – Walt Whitman (Yale)
Animesh Joshi – West Des Moines Valley (Yale)
Scott Klein – Hunter (Yale)
Tajaih Robinson – Success Academy (Yale)
Peregrine Beckett – American Heritage Plantation (Yale)
Arun Mehra – Strake Jesuit (Greenhill*)
Andrew Qin – Houston Memorial (Greenhill)
Kumail Zaidi – Oak Hall (Greenhill)
Samantha McLoughlin – Harvard-Westlake (Greenhill)
Riya Ganpati – Edgemont (Greenhill)
Dylan Burke – Newsome (Greenhill)
Tej Gedela – William G. Enloe (Greenhill)
George Zhang – Harvard-Westlake (Greenhill)

Automatic Qualifiers
Kumail Zaidi – Oak Hall
Tajaih Robinson – Success Academy
Jaya Nayar – Harvard-Westlake
Rex Evans – Santa Monica
Samantha McLoughlin – Harvard-Westlake
David Edwards – Charlotte Catholic

Team Bids
(1) Harvard-Westlake – 10 (Matthew Paul*, Alexandra Mork, Jessa Glassman, Nathan Russell, Andrew Gong, Joanna Im, Samantha McLoughlin, George Zhang)
(2) Strake Jesuit – 6 (Aneel Mehra, Arun Mehra, Ben Erdmann, Wyatt Hatfield)

Bid Tournaments

Octafinal Qualifier
Apple Valley (MN)
Berkeley (CA)
Bronx Science (NY)
Emory (GA)
Glenbrooks (IL)
Greenhill (TX)
Harvard (MA)
Harvard-Westlake (CA)
St. Mark’s (TX)
Valley (IA)

Quarterfinals Qualifiers
Blake (MN)
College Prep (CA)
Florida Blue Key (FL)
Grapevine (TX)
Lexington (MA)
Loyola (CA)
Meadows (NV)
Presentation (CA)
Stanford (CA)
Yale (CT)

Semifinals Qualifiers
Alta (UT)
Durham Academy (NC)
Golden Desert (NV)
Holy Cross (LA)
Isidore Newman (LA)
Long Beach (CA)
Newark (NJ)
Notre Dame (CA)
Peninsula (CA)
Princeton (NJ)
Scarsdale (NY)
Strake Jesuit (TX)
University of Houston (TX)
University of Puget Sound (WA)
University of Southern California (CA)
University of Texas (TX)

Finals Qualifiers
Arizona State University (AZ)
Bethel Park (PA)
Colleyville Heritage (TX)
Columbia (NY)
Cypress Bay (FL)
Dowling Catholic (IA)
Heritage Hall (OK)
Lewis & Clark (OR)
Middleton (WI)
Millard North (NE)
Mullen High School (CO)
Myers Park (NC)
Ridge (NJ)
Sunvitational (FL)
University of Kentucky (KY)
University of Pennsylvania (PA)
Winston Churchill (TX)

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