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Hutt Up or Shut Up E4: Guests Varad Agarwala and Sean Fahey

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This is episode 4 of Hutt Up or Shut Up starring Sam Azbel and Paul Zhou! Joined by guests Varad Agarwala and Sean Fahey, Sam and Paul discuss the new Jan/Feb Resolution (Resolved: Public colleges and universities in the United States ought not restrict any constitutionally protected speech) and speaker …

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Richard Cook Wins UT

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Austin, TX- Congratulations to Kinkaid’s Jason Yang and Strake Jesuit’s Richard Cook for making it to finals of UT. On a 3-0 decision, Richard was declared the champion. Congratulations to both! Richard is coached by Chris Castillo. Triples (Single-Flighted)   Double (Single-Flighted) Cy-Fair TW def. Tompki AG (Aman Gulrajani) (Burdett) …

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Raffi Piliero Wins the 2016 Princeton Classic

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Princeton, NJ- Congratulations to Harrison’s Raffi Piliero and Scarsdale’s Zoe Ewing for making it to the final round of the 2016 Princeton Classic. On a 3-0 decision, Raffi was declared the champion. Congratulations to both! Raffi is coached by Chetan Hertzig and Bennett Eckert. Zoe is coached by Mark Gorthey, …

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January/ February Topic 2017 Released!

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Lincoln-Douglas Debate – 2017 Jan/Feb Resolved: Public colleges and universities in the United States ought not restrict any constitutionally protected speech.   Love it? Hate it? Let us know below!

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Evan Engel Wins the 2016 Alta Tournament

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Congratulations to Harvard-Westlake’s Evan Engel and Palo Alto’s Barry He for making it to the final round of the 2016 Alta Invitational. On a 3-0 decision, Evan was declared the champion. Congratulations to both! Evan is coached by Travis Fife and Mike Bietz. Barry is coached by Nigel Ward. Kenzo …

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Evan Engel Wins the 2016 Glenbrooks

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Evanston, IL- Congratulations to Harvard Westlake’s Evan Engel and Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman on making it to finals of the 2016 Glenbrooks. On a 2-1 decision (Paul Zhou, Hertzig, *Taylor), Evan was declared the champion. Congratulations to both! Oliver is coached by Bob Overing.   Doubles (32) Strake …

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Millard North Closes out the 2016 Badgerland Tournament

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Congratulations to Millard North’s Priya Kukreja and Tori Qiu on closing out the Badgerland Debate Tournament! Priya and Tori are coached by Aaron Schurevich and Lauren Burdt. WDM Valley’s Trent Gilbert was the top speaker. Trent is coached by Dave McGinnis, Christian Tarsney, and Isis Davis-Marks. Congrats to all! Octafinals (1) …

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Pembroke Pines Closes Out the 2016 Crestian Tradition

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Congratulations to Pembroke Pines’ Jordan Farenham and Stephen Scopa for closing out the final round of the Crestian Tradition! Lindsey McNamara from William T. Dwyer was also the top speaker. Congratultions to all!   Octafinals (Seedings not released) Boca Raton AA def. Ft. Lauderdale TM (Tim McShan) (Choudhary, Schauben, Vogel) …

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Ashwin Bhat Wins the 2016 Central Valley Bear Brawl

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Congratulations to Sunset’s Ashwin Bhat and Gig Harbor’s Colin McKay for making it to the final round of the Central Valley Bear Brawl. Due to travel conflicts, Colin conceded to Ashwin and Ashwin was declared the champion. Congratulations to both!   Doubles (1) Sunset AB (2) Gig Harbor CM (3) …

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Oliver Sussman Wins the 2016 Apple Valley Round Robin

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Congratulations to Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman and Harrison’s Raffi Piliero for making it to the final round of the 2016 Apple Valley Round Robin! On a 3-2 decision (Student Vote, Gorski, Smith, *Lumpee, *Murphy), Oliver was declared the champion. Congrats to both! Oliver is coached by Bob Overing. …

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Peninsula Closes Out the 2016 Damus Invitational

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Congratulations to Peninsula’s Ishan Gaur and Jonas Le Barillec for closing out  the 2016 Damus Hollywood Invitational! Peninsula is coached by Scott Wheeler, Varad Agarwala, Arjun Tambe, and Akhil Jalan. Loyola’s Douglas Wickham was Top Speaker. Loyola is coached by Michael Overing, John Scoggin, Ashan Peiris, James Zucker, and Adam Bistagne.   …

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Oliver Sussman Wins the 2016 Minneapple

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Congratulations to Cambridge Rindge and Latin’s Oliver Sussman and Greenhill’s Shruthi Krishnan for making it to the finals of the 2016 Minneapple. On a 3-0 decision (Taylor, You, Lawrence Zhou), Oliver was declared the champion. Congrats to both! Oliver is coached by Bob Overing. Shruthi is coached by Aaron Timmons …

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Indu Pandey is the 2016 Meadows Champion

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Las Vegas, NV – Congratulations to Harvard Westlake’s Indu Pandey and Peninsula’s Jonas Le Barillec for making it to finals of the the 2016 Meadows Invitational. In the final round, Indu defeated Jonas on a 2-1 decision (Inglet, Bond, Letak*). Congratulations to both!

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