Tag Archives: LD

Clay Spence Takes Berkeley

BERKELEY, CA– Congratulations to Strake Jesuit’s Clay Spence for defeating The College Prep School’s Sarah Sachs to win the 2012 California Invitational. Clay is coached by by Jerry Christ, Chris Castillo, Daniel Imas, Todd Liipfert and Murvin Auzenne; Sarah is coached by Lexy Green, Becca Traber, Ben Clancy, Ben Holguin, …

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Daniel Tartakovsky Wins Harvard

CAMBRIDGE– Congratulations to Palos Verdes Peninsula’s Daniel Tartakovsky for defeating Lexington’s Noah Star to win the 2012 Harvard National Invitational. Daniel is coached by Samantha Weiss and Chris Theis; Noah is coached by Sarah Sanchez, Chris Palmer, Steven Adler, and Jeff Liu. Triples Results: http://bit.ly/wjD1bi Doubles Results: http://bit.ly/wemwKT Octafinal Results: …

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Regan Grishaber and Jacob Pritt Co-Champions of California RR

OAKLAND, CA– Congratulations to New Orleans Jesuit’s Jacob Pritt and Aliso Niguel’s Regan Grishaber for co-championing the California Round Robin. Jacob is coached by Travis Smith and Justin Pearce; Regan is coached by Jason Zhou. Semifinals: NO Jesuit def. Loyola BO (Bob Overing) 3-0 (Lawrence, Scher, Oliverez) Aliso Niguel RG …

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Noah Star Wins The Harvard Round Robin

CAMBRIDGE, MA– Congratulations to Lexington’s Noah Star for defeating Palos Verdes Peninsula’s Daniel Tartakovsky to win the Harvard Round Robin. Noah is coached by Sarah Sanchez, Chris Palmer, Jeff Liu, and Steven Adler; Daniel is coached by Samantha Weiss and Chris Theis. Finals: Lexington NS (neg) def. PV Peninsula DT …

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Adam Hoffman Wins Scarsdale

Lexington’s Adam Hoffman is the champion of the 8th annual Scarsdale Invitational, having defeated Byram Hills’s Sammi Cannold in the final round. Adam is coached by Sara Sanchez, Chris Palmer, and Steven Adler; Sammi is coached by Dottie Dougherty, Abdul Beretay and Maddy Stein. Complete results packet can be found …

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Sarah Sachs Wins Stanford University Invitational

Palo Alto, CA—College Prep’s Sarah Sachs is the champion of the 2012 Stanford Invitational, having defeated Loyola’s Bob Overing in the final round. Sarah is coached by Lexy Green, Becca Traber, Ben Clancy, Ben Holguin, and Sasha Arijanto; Bob is coached by Michael Overing, John Scoggin, James Zucker, Tim McHugh, …

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2011-2012 Bid List

NSDupdate brings you the 2011-2012 bid list. Below is a list of students and where they earned their bids, as well as a section that tallies by school. 11 Bids Bob Overing- Loyola (Greenhill, Harker, Meadows, Apple Valley, Glenbrooks, Alta, Blake, VBT, Emory, Golden Desert, Stanford) 7 Bids John Heizelman- …

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Golden Desert Finals: Sam Mathews v Bob Overing

Las Vegas, NV– NSD Update is providing live results of the Ted Belch Golden Desert Tournament courtesy of Loyola’s Ben Koh. Doubles Loyola BO def. Immaculate Heart HS Harvard Westlake AK def. La Costa Canyon SW Kent Denver SM def. Bingham BJ Brentwood KA def. Loyola TP Kent Denver AW …

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Rebecca Kuang Champions Colleyville

Colleyville, TX– Congratulations to Greenhill’s Rebecca Kuang for defeating Dulles’s Amyn Kassam to win the 2012 Colleyville Heritage Tournament. Rebecca is coached by Aaron Timmons, Neil Conrad, Jake Nebel, and Bekah Boyer; Amyn is coached by Andrew Cockroft. Quarters Hockaday CC def. Keller BJ (Braden James) 2-1 Greenhill RK def. …

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NDCA and TOC Will Use Jan/Feb Resolution

Two letters follow, one from Tara Tate and one from Andrea Reed: The NDCA Board wanted to make an official statement that we will be utilizing the January-February topic at the 2012 NDCA Championships. The vote was 8-1 in favor of utilizing the January-February topic (8 in favor were Achten, …

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Farhan Damani wins the 2012 Barkley Forum

  ATLANTA, Georgia — Farhan Damani of the Greenhill School is the champion of the 2012 Emory University Barkley Forum for High School Students. The final round featured Farhan and Geoffrey Kristoff of Scarsdale. Farhan, who affirmed, won on a 3-0 decision. Farhan is coached by Aaron Timmons, Neil Conrad, …

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Drew McCormick Wins VictoryBriefs

We’ll post full elim results and speaker awards once the final packet is up. LOS ANGELES, CA.—Congratulations to Strake Jesuit’s Drew McCormick for defeating Aliso Niguel’s Regan Grishaber to win The VictoryBriefs Tournament (VBT). In addition, Drew was top seed and top speaker – the debate tournament version of winning …

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Sammi Cannold Wins Columbia

NEW YORK, NY—Sammi Cannold of Byram Hills is the champion of the 2012 Columbia University Invitational, having defeated Scarsdale’s Larry Milstein in the final round (Larry coached over his teammate Sam Natbony in semifinals). The tournament is a semis-bid in LD. Sammi is coached by Dottie Dougherty, Abdul Beretay, and …

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Ashesh Rambachan Takes Minnesota State

Congratulations to Eastview’s Ashesh Rambachan for defeating Robbinsdale Armstrong’s Andrew Urevig to win the Lincoln-Douglas division of the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) State Debate Tournament. Ashesh is coached by Todd Hering; Andrew is coached by D.J. Brynteson, Chyenne Thibodo and Robert Cegla. Quarterfinals: 1. Apple Valley LS def. …

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