Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Speech and Debate Results at Columbia

Our team has been busy with back to back tournaments over the last two weekends at Lexington and Columbia. Both of these tournaments were incredibly competitive-- there were approximately 600 students from 100 schools at Lexington and nearly 800 entries from 230 schools at Columbia. Below are our team's results:

Lexington-
David DeMarco/ Nick Yang: octofinalists in Policy Debate
Amit Pampati/ Alex Wang: top 32 in Public Forum Debate

Columbia- 
Andrew Binder: first place (tournament champion) in Congressional Debate
Ashwin Singh: third place in Extemperaneous Speaking
Anna Li: fourth place in Declamation 
Parik Radhakrishnan: quarterfinalist in Declamation
Katelyn Tsai: quarterfinalist in Original Oratory