The 2020-2021 Bid List

Eight bids (1)
Joseph Georges — Strake Jesuit (Loyola*, Grapevine, Greenhill*, Yale, Bronx, Apple Valley, Glenbrooks)

Seven bids (1)
Ben Erdmann — Strake Jesuit Preparatory (Greenhill, Valley, Yale, Bronx, Apple Valley, Scarsdale, Glenbrooks)

Six bids (3)
Jarvis Xie — Strake Jesuit Preparatory School (Loyola, Grapevine, Greenhill, Valley, Bronx, Blue Key)
Ali Ahmad — Harrison (Greenhill, Bronx, Blue Key, Apple Valley, Scarsdale, Glenbrooks)
Zion Dixon — Strake Jesuit Preparatory School (Loyola, Grapevine,
Greenhill, Valley, Blue Key, Glenbrooks)

Five bids (1)
Giovanni Cutri — Harrison (Greenhill, Valley, Bronx, Apple Valley, Glenbrooks)

Four bids (5)
Samantha McLoughlin — Harvard-Westlake (Loyola, Greenhill, Valley, Yale)
Abhinav Sinha — Dulles (Grapevine, Valley, Bronx, Apple Valley)
Anshul Reddy — Harker (Greenhill, Meadows, Apple Valley, Glenbrooks)
Sreyaash Das — Northview (Yale, Bronx, Apple Valley, Glenbrooks)
Deven Shah — Harker (Valley, Nano Nagle, Blue Key, Glenbrooks)

Three Bids (8)
Benjamin Waldman — Walt Whitman (Valley, Yale, Bronx)
Akshay Manglik — Harker (Greenhill, Valley, Nano Nagle)
Jonathan Jeong — Rancho Bernardo (Loyola, Long Beach, Nano Nagle)
Brett Fortier — Lexington (Bronx, Blue Key, Apple Valley)
Connor Self — Dulles High School (Grapevine, Bronx*, Apple Valley)
Emilin Matthew — American Heritage Plantation (Yale, Bronx, Glenbrooks)
David Herrera — Strake Jesuit Preparatory (Greenhill, Valley, Glenbrooks)
Andrew Gong — Harvard Westlake School (Loyola, Meadows, Glenbrooks)

Two Bids (15)
Meera Sehgal — Quarry Lane (Loyola, Greenhill)
Kishan Kalaria — Trinity Valley (Greenhill, Valley)
Leah Yeshitila — Garland (Valley, Bronx)
Benjamin Cortez — Loyola (Long Beach, Nano Nagle)
Phoenix Pittman — Lindale (Holy Cross, Blue Key)
Sebastian Frazier — NSU (Bronx, Blue Key)
Karan Shah — Strake Jesuit (UK Season Opener, Meadows)
Pranav Krishna Kandikayala — BASIS San Antonio Shavano (Nano Nagle, Meadows)
Daniel Lee — Strake Jesuit Preparatory (Valley, Meadows)
Vail Chen — Strake Jesuit (Blue Key, Apple Valley)
Sameer Nayyar — Loyola (Long Beach, Apple Valley)
Braden Masih — Loyola (Meadows, Apple Valley)
George Zhang — Harvard-Westlake (Yale*, Glenbrooks)
Anish Ramireddy — Peninsula (Meadows, Glenbrooks)
Rebecca Anderson — Harrison (Holy Cross, Glenbrooks)

One Bid (45)
Pranav Kaginele — Southlake Caroll (Loyola)
Beatrice Culligan — Immaculate Heart (Loyola)
Abby Morris — Lake Highland Prep (UK Season Opener)
Tommy Yu — Dulles High School (Grapevine)
Jayvyn Dacas — Pembroke Pines Charter (Grapevine)
Nevin Gera — Plano East (Grapevine)
Anthony Cui — William G Enloe (Duke)
Elias Altman — Myers Park (Duke)
Matthew Paul — Harvard Westlake (Greenhill)
Eric Gottlieb — Bellarmine (Greenhill)
Breigh Platt — Legacy Christian (Greenhill)
Dylan Jones — Plano West (Greenhill)
Lulu Whitson — Woodlands (Greenhill)
Brian Jeon — Westwood (Long Beach)
Arush Iyer — Eayer (Valley)
Arjun Verma — Lake Highland Prep (Valley)
Meera Sehgal — Quarry Lane (Valley)
Brett Cryan — Anderson (Holy Cross)
Michael Stuckert — Strake Jesuit Preparatory School (Holy Cross)
Jeong-Wan Choi — Lexington (Yale)
Rohit Lakshman — Princeton (Yale)
Varsha Gande — Greenhill (Delores Taylor Arthur)
Caitlin Hamilton — Davidson (Delores Taylor Arthur)
Joie Zhang — Harvard-Westlake (JW Patterson)
Saurish Srivastava — Evergreen Valley (JW Patterson)
Silma Bathily — Success Academy (Bronx)
Curtis Chang — Scarsdale (Bronx)
Prateek Gupta — American Heritage Plantation (Bronx)
Pranav Medikonduru — Westwood (Bronx)
Nihar Abhyankar — Northwood (Nano Nagle)
Kelly Meng — Greenhill (Nano Nagle)
Lucas Hunter — Loyola (Nano Nagle*)
Ansh Sheth — Harker (Nano Nagle)
Rhys Moon — Peninsula (Meadows)
Abhived Pulapaka — Claudia Taylor Johnson (Seattle Academy)
Ellie Liu — Interlake (Seattle Academy)
Vikrant Maan — Lexington (Apple Valley)
Yasmin Shalim — Northview (Apple Valley)
Aadit Walia — Murphy Independent (Apple Valley)
Arnav Garg — Saratoga (Apple Valley)
Yesh Rao — San Mateo (Tradition)
Viren Mehta — Oxford (Tradition)
Archit Kumar — Lexington (Scarsdale)
Max Perin — Sage Hill (Glenbrooks)
James Piazza — Dowling Catholic (Glenbrooks)

Automatic Qualifiers – Octofinalists at last year’s TOC
Abhinav Sinha, Dulles High School
Joseph Georges, Strake Jesuit College Preparatory School
Ben Erdmann, Strake Jesuit College Preparatory School
David Herrera, Strake Jesuit College Preparatory School

Team Bids
(1) Strake Jesuit — 37 (Jarvis Xie, Zion Dixon, Joey Georges, Karan Shah, Ben Erdmann, David Herrera, Michael Stuckert, Daniel Lee, Vail Chen)
(2) Harrison — 13 (Giovanni Cutri, Ali Ahmad, Rebecca Anderson)

2020-2021 Bid Tournaments – most [if not all] of which will be conducted online. List is courtesy of the University of Kentucky. Tournament dates are based on Tabroom.

Octafinal Qualifiers

Apple Valley (MN) — (11/6/2020-11/8/2020)

Berkeley (CA) — (2/13/2021-2/16/2021)

Bronx Science – the New York City Invitational (NY) — (10/16/2020-10/18/2020)

Emory – The Barkley Forum (GA) — (1/29/2021-1/31/2021) 

Glenbrooks (IL) — (11/21/2020-11/23/2020)

Greenhill (TX) — (9/19/2020-9/21/2020)

Harvard (MA) — (2/12/2021-2/15/2021)

Harvard-Westlake (CA) — (TBA)

Heart of Texas (St. Mark’s) (TX) — (2/27/2021-3/2/2021)

Valley – Mid-America Cup (IA) — (9/26/2020-9/28/2020)

Quarterfinals Qualifiers

Blake (MN) — (TBA)

College Prep (CA) — (12/19/2020-12/21/2020)

Florida Blue Key (FL) — (10/30/2020-11/1/2020)

Grapevine (TX) — (9/11/2020-9/13/2020)

Lexington (MA) — (1/16/2021-1/18/2021)

Loyola (CA) — (9/5/2020-9/7/2020)

Meadows (NV) — (10/31/2020-11/2/2020)

Nano Nagle (CA) [formerly Presentation] — (10/9/2020-10/11/2020)

Stanford (CA) — (2/6/2021-2/8/2021)

Yale (CT) — (10/2/2020-10/4/2020)

Semifinals Qualifiers

Alta (UT) — (12/3/2020-12/6/2020)

Durham Academy – Cavalier Invitational (NC) — (1/16/2021-1/18/2021)

Golden Desert (NV) — (TBA)

Holy Cross (LA) — (9/25/2020-9/27/2020)

Isidore Newman (LA) — (12/11/2020-12/13/2020)

Long Beach (CA) — (9/19/2020-9/22/2020)

Newark (NJ) — (TBA)

Notre Dame (CA) — (TBA)

Peninsula (CA) — (1/23/2020-1/25/2020)

Princeton (NJ) — (12/4/2020-12/6/2020)

Scarsdale (NY) — (11/14/2020-11/15/2020) 

Strake Jesuit (TX) — (TBA) 

University of Houston (TX) — (TBA) 

Puget Sound (WA) — (TBA)

University of Southern California (CA) — ? (TBA)

University of Texas (TX) — (TBA)

Finals Qualifiers

Arizona State University – Arizona State HDSHC (AZ) — (TBA)

Arthur School – The Delores Taylor Arthur School (LA)  — (10/2/2020-10/4/2020)

Bethel Park (PA) — (TBA)

Colleyville Heritage (TX) — (TBA)

Columbia (NY) — (TBA) 

Cypress Bay – The Tradition (FL) — (11/14/2020-11/15/2020)

Dowling Catholic (IA) – The Paradigm Dowling Catholic — (12/11/2020-12/13/2020)

Duke (NC) — (9/19/2020-9/20/2020)

Heritage Hall – JW Patterson Invitational (OK) — (10/16/2020-10/19/2020)

Lewis & Clark – Jean Ward Invitational (OR) — (TBA)

Middleton – Badgerland (WI) — (TBA)

Millard North (NE) — (TBA)

Mullen High School – Colorado Cup (CO) — (TBA) 

Myers Park (NC) — (TBA)

North Allegheny (PA) — (TBA) 

Ridge (NJ) — (TBA) 

Seattle Academy (WA) — (11/6/2020-11/8/2020)

Sunvitational (FL) — (1/8/2021-1/11/2021)

University of Kentucky – National Speech and Debate Season Opener Hosted by UK (KY) — (9/12/2020-9/14/2020)

University of Pennsylvania (PA) — (2/12/2020-2/14/2020)

Winston Churchill (TX) — (TBA)

Jayanne Forrest