Tag Archives: LD

Ed Hendrickson Crowned King Round Robin Champion

The 3rd Annual King Lincoln-Douglas Round Robin was held this weekend at Northland Christian School in Houston, TX. This Round Robin is named in honor of Kandi King, recently retired as the Director of Forensics at Winston Churchill High School in San Antonio, Texas. She has been inducted into the …

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Emporia State University Makes Collegiate Policy Debate History

Ogden, UT–The NSD Update staff congratulates Emporia State University’s Elijah Smith and Ryan Wash for winning the 2013 National Debate Tournament (NDT) last night. Their victory is one of many firsts: Last week, Elijah & Ryan won the 2013 Cross-Examination Debate Association national tournament (CEDA), making it the first time …

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Brentwood Takes Woodward JV Divsion; Cameron Cohen Wins Novice

Junior Varsity Division: Partial Octofinals: Brentwood JC def. Whitman LS (Lily Sun) Cardozo AB def. Apple Valley GH (Grace Hoffa) Quarters: Brentwood MR over Brentwood JC (Jacob Chorches) Brentwood JL def. Cardozo AB (Alex Boukis) Bronx Science GM def. Brentwood KA (Kelsey Allen-Niesen) Brentwood JP def. Apple Valley MO (Maddy …

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Adam Tomasi Wins Massachusetts State

Congratulations to Sacred Heart’s Adam Tomasi on winning the Massachusetts State Tournament! Adam Tomasi is coached by Jacob Nails. Top 10 Prelim Contestants 1. Sacred Heart AT (Adam Tomasi) 2. Westford CZ (Christopher Zhang) 3. Needham EP (Emily Pasternack) 4. Shrewsbury RC (Ryan Carelli) 5. Lexington MS (Matt Simkovits) 6. …

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Parker Goris Wins Idaho State

Congratulations to Eagle’s Parker Goris on defeating Centennial’s Zane Miller to win the Idaho State Championship! Parker is coached by Bob Overing, Herby Kojima, and Brad Mosell; Zane is coached by Paul Montrueil.   Idaho High School Activities Association 2013 State Debate  Highland High School March 8-9    Quarterfinals Centennial …

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Nikhil Nandu wins FFL State

The Florida Forensic League varsity state tournament was held at Wharton High School on March 1-2. In the final round, Lake Highland’s Nikhil Nandu defeated The University School’s Brandon Hopen on a 2-1 decision. Please send a higher resolution finalist pic. Nikhil is coached by George Clemens, Martin Sigalow, Bryan …

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Valley closes out IFL State Debate Tournament

West Des Moines Valley High School closed out the semifinal round of the 2013 Iowa High School Forensic League State Debate Tournament, finishing in first through sixth place. Top seeds and co-champions were Jason Smith and Lucy Korsakov. Third through sixth seeds were: Nanticha Lutt, Gina Scorpiniti, Megan Nubel, and …

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Andrew Meleta Wins New Jersey State

Basking Ridge, NJ–Congratulations to Timothy Christian’s Andrew Meleta for defeating Ridge High School’s Jack Wilson to win the 2013 New Jersey Forensics League State Championship. Andrew is coached by Jonathan Barr and Eddie Fitzgerald; Jack is coached by David Yastremski. A finalist pic is forthcoming. Quarters 8. Marlboro DD def. …

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Reuben Hogan Wins Vestavia Hills

Vestavia Hills, AL–Congratulations to New Orleans Jesuit’s Reuben Hogan for defeating Isidore Newman’s Matthew Meyer to win the 2013 Over the Mountain Classic. Reuben is coached by Travis Smith and Ian Gunn. Matt is coached by Greg Malis and Alma Nicholson. Quarters: NO Jesuit JH (neg) def. Mountain Brook WM …

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Rebecca Kuang leads D&B Race by .12 points – Updated

Greenhill’s Rebecca Kuang holds the lead for the Dukes & Bailey cup with 1638.16 points, just barely leading Henry Zhang of Peninsula, who has 1638.04. The Dukes and Bailey Cup is an annual award given to the LD debater competing at the NDCA Championship Tournament who has amassed the most …

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Michael Harris Wins Berkeley

Berkeley, CA–Congratulations to Loyola High School’s Michael Harris on defeating Flower Mound’s Matt Gmitro on a 3-0 decision (Niemi, Delateur, Chiou) to win the 2013 Berkeley Invitational without dropping a single ballot. Michael is coached by Michael Overing, John Scoggin, Bob Overing, Tom Placido, and Tim McHugh. Matt is coached …

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Danny DeBois Wins Harvard

Congratulations on Harrison’s Danny DeBois on defeating PV Peninsula’s Henry Zhang to capture the 2013 Harvard Invitational! Danny is coached by Chetan Hertzig. Henry is coached by Samantha Weiss and Chris Theis. Triples: Lexington AH def. Stuyvesant SH (Samantha Hom) Harrison PJ def. Lexington PZ (Paul Zhou) Lexington JC def. …

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