West Speech & Debate Forensics

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West Debate Earns 2nd Place Sweepstakes

West’s Debate Team took 2nd in Sweepstakes Small Entries at Skyhawk Smackdown! Therewere over 1100 competitors! Go Panthers! We also had 1st place in Varsity Policy with Isaiah Ortiz and R. Sterling Peterson, 2nd place in Freedom Festival Speech with Arundhati Oommen, 2nd place in Novice LD with Amrita Krishna, and 3rd place in Student

West Debate 2nd Place Sweeps Winner at UDCA

Congratulations to West High’s Debate Team for taking 2nd place Sweepstakes Winner behind Copper Hills and in front of Skyline at this past weekend’s UDCA Tournament

West Debate Team Scores Wins at UDCA Tournament

Hanna Rice and Madeline Galian take 1st Place in Varsity Policy Arundhati Oommen and Mahit Dagar take 2nd in JV Public Forum Ishan Sharma and R. Sterling Peterson take 2nd in Policy.

West Takes 1st Place in Policy and Novice Lincoln Douglas

It was a great day for West Debate at URSA Major at Copper Hills. Two events entered, two 1st place trophies! Congratulations to Amrita Krishna for 1st in Novice LD. Congratulations to Ethan Wall and Isaiah Ortiz for 1st Place in CX Policy. Go Panthers! Next up, UDCA next weekend at Highland.

PARENT MEETING for all DEBATE team members!!!

Parent Meeting!!! Please come out!!! When: Wednesday, Oct 30th Where:  Ms Susan Raymond’s classroom Tech Wing – Rm T115 Time:  3:00pm See ya there!!!!

Great showing DEBATE!!!

What an amazing weekend.  All the students had great competitive showing. As a whole team 10 out of 13 entries broke into quarterfinals and by the end of the tournament our final team record was 57-17. ​ By the end of the tournament our two open policy teams tied for first place.  Novice policy finished second

First competition for our Debate team!!!

Congratulations to our debate team on their first competition this year over the weekend. Our varsity P.F. team took second at the University of Utah, while our novice policy, P.F. and 2 L.D.’ers all came home with first place trophies from Lone Peak.  Stellar Start Debate!