Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Congratulations to the Speech and Debate Team!

Congratulations to the Speech and Debate team for a phenomenal showing at the Villiger Invitational at Saint Joseph's University. This tournament had over 500 entries from 54 schools across the country. In Overall Tournament Sweepstakes, Unionville won 7th place-- a personal best for our team. Individual results were as followed:

Student Congress:
Andrew Binder- 4th place*
Shuhan Yin- Supersession Finalist

Policy Debate: 
David DeMarco/Nick Yang- 1st place (Tournament Champions)

Lincoln Douglas Debate:
Nick Taylor- Semifinalist
Richard Shin- Quarterfinalist

Public Forum Debate:
Amit Pampati/Alex Wang- Quarterfinalists

Oral Interpretation:
Suchi Jain- 5th place

Extemporaneous Speaking: 
Jack Odom- Quarterfinalist
Arushi Sahay- Quarterfinalist

*This rank qualifies Andrew to attend the Tournament of Champions hosted each year by the University of Kentucky.