Tournament Results

Greenhill’s Eckert defeats Valley’s Gilbert in Minneapple final

    Congratulations to WDM Valley’s Trent Gilbert and Greenhill’s Bennett Eckert on making finals of the MinneApple Debate Tournament.  Bennett defeated Trent on a 3-0 decision (Hoffa, Miller-Melin, Tartakovsky). Full results: Double Octofinals Harrison EA defeats Cedar Park MG (Morgan Grosch) Greenhill GB defeats Lake Highland AA (Ari Azbel) …

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Lake Highland Closes Out Blue Key

Congratulations to Lake Highland’s Krupali Patel and Ari Azbel for closing out the 2015 Blue Key Tournament.  Ari defeated North Allegheny’s Gabe Ren (Ave, Laverty, Maude) and Krupali defeated Heritage’s David Min (Evnen, Joannides*, Yoakum) in semis.  Ari also went the whole tournament without dropping a ballot.  Ari and Krupali are …

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Shivane Wins Bronx!

Congratulations to Mission San Jose’s Shivane Sabharwal for defeating Harrison’s Sarah Ryan on a 3-2 decision to win the 2015 New York City Invitational (Traber, Pregasen, Azbel, Horowitz*, Nebel*)! Shivane is coached by Michael Harris and Tom Kadie. Sarah is coached by Chetan Hertzig, Christian Quiroz and Marshall Thompson. Full …

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Newark’s Amit Kukreja Wins the Bronx Round Robin

Congratulations to Bronx Round Robin champion Amit Kukreja (9-3 in ballot count) and runner-up Achal Srinivasan (7-5 in ballot count). Amit Kukreja attends Newark Science High School and is coached by Jonathan Alston, Chris Randall and Dr. Tommy J. Curry. Achal attends Lexington High School and is coached by Sheryl …

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Grady’s Conor Downey Wins St. James!

Congratulations to Grady CD for defeating Holy Cross RS on a 3-0 in the final round of St. James. St. James is a finals bid to the TOC. Conor is coached by Lucas Bailey and Mario Herrera. Roshan is coached by Byron Arthur, Chris Vincent and Warren Johnson.

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La Canada’s Alex Zhao Wins Voices!

Congratulations to La Canada’s Alex Zhao for defeating Crossroads’ Noah Simon on a 2-1 decision (Knell, Pyda, Newkirk*) to win the 2015 Voices Foundation Invitational. Noah is coached by Leah Shapiro Alex is coached by Scott Wheeler, Akhil Jalan, Akash Gogate, Arjun Tambe and Susan Moore. Full results can be …

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Hunter College’s Nina Potischman is the Yale Champion

Congratulations to Hunter College’s Nina Potischman for winning the 2015 Yale Invitational on a 2-1 decision against University’s Jacob Ronkin (Zhang, Lawrence, Huang*). Nina is coached by Noel Selegzi and Danny Li, Jacob is coached by Tom Evnen, David Branse and Robert Sherd. Also Congrats to Nicole Kastelic, Neal Kapoor, …

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Strake’s Sean McCormick Takes Grapevine

Congratulations to Strake Jesuit’s Sean McCormick for winning the 2015 Grapevine Classic on a 3-0 decision against Dulles’ Nolan Burdett.  Congrats to both debaters as well as to Law Magnet’s Dino De La O and Greenhill’s Bennett Eckert on the first bids of the year!

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