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Competing Interps and the RVI

by Daniel Moerner Before judging Octas at Valley, a debater asked the panel the following question: “Do you believe that competing interps implies an RVI?” To my surprise, the rest of the panel said yes. I think the rest of the panel was deeply confused about theory debates. It is …

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Moses Sloven wins University of Northern Iowa invitational

Moses Sloven of Valley High School is the champion of the 2011 Brindley Invitational at the University of Northern Iowa, defeating Ankeny’s Grant Laverty on a 3-0 in the final round. Moses is coached by Sophie Ruff, Alex Kramer, and Dave McGinnis. Grant is coached by Johanna Russell and Sarah …

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Yale Finals 2011: Tom Cameron v Josh Feinzig (Video)

We will be releasing more rounds over the coming weeks, so make sure to check back frequently. Follow us on Twitter @LDDebateVideos for updates. Today’s featured round is the following: Tom Cameron of Loyola Blakefield (MD) affirms against Josh Feinzig of Stoneman Douglas (FL) in finals of the 2011 Yale …

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Yale Tournament Twitter Coverage

    NEW HAVEN, CT – Reporting live from Yale University, various NSD Update staffers will be updating results live via Twitter. Come back to this page to get official results posted in addition to live updates from our contributors and fellow debaters via Twitter. Remember to use the hashtag …

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Josh Tupler Wins Valley Mid-America Cup

University’s Josh Tupler defeats Lake Highland’s Christian Morris in finals on a 2-1, and is the 2011 Valley Mid-America Cup champion. Josh is coached by Steve Schappaugh, Ross Brown, Ernie Rose, Tom Evnen, Josh Sherman, and Bradley Hicks; Christian is coached by George Clemens, Martin Sigalow, and Bryan Wilder. Congratulations! …

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Harker Live Coverage

  San Jose, CA — In Finals Aliso Niguel RG defeated Loyola BO on a 2-1 decision (Yanofsky, Lawrence, Zerbib-Berta*), congratulations to both debaters! Regan is coached by Jason Zhou and Cole Oliver. Bob is coached by Michael Overing, John Scoggin, Ashan Peiris, Corbin Cass, and Alex Zimmerman. Octos   HW …

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Carlton Bone Wins Mid-America Cup Sophomore Throwdown

West Des Moines, IA — This Friday, 12 sophomores competed in the first annual Sophomore Throwdown Round Robin prior to the 2011 Mid-America Cup at West Des Moines Valley High School. In the final round, Carlton Bone from Suncoast Community HS (FL) defeated Leah Shapiro from St. Louis Park HS …

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Yale field report released

  Click on the link to download a PDF of the Yale field report. Or you can check it out at: https://www.tabroom.com/index/tourn/fields.mhtml?tourn_id=1122&event_id=13227 The PDF: Yale 2011 Field Report

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NSD Update Live Results: Noah Star wins Greenhill

    Dallas, TX – Lexington High School’s Noah Star is the champion of the twenty-fifth annual Greenhill Fall Classic, having defeated University School’s Mike Fried on a 3-0 decision in the final round. Noah is coached by Sara Sanchez, Chris Palmer, and Steven Adler; Mike is coached by Steve …

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