Public Forum Individual Speaker Rankings

Each year, PFers around the country argue about who is truly the best speaker in the country. To contribute to this conversation, we have created an objective metric to rank individual debaters. The way it works is simple. At an octas bid tournament, the top speaker earns 20 points and each following speaker earns 2 points less than the previous debater. At a quarters bid, the same rules apply, but with the top speaker earning 10 points. Under this system, every debater who is a top 10 speaker at an octas bid tournament or a top 5 speaker at...

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