December Debate Tournament Results Available

Four hundred thirty-one high school debaters from thirty-five schools competed in the December 12th debate tournaments at Masuk High School, Shepaug Valley High School and Fairfield Warde High School. Many thanks to our hosts Coach Jamie Sherry, Coach Fran Bellinson and Coach Mick McGarry, respectively.

The topic was the following.
Resolved: Parents should have the right to “opt out” of standardized tests for their children.

Congratulations to:

  • Joel Barlow, winner of the final round at Masuk;
  • E.O. Smith, winner of the final round at Shepaug Valley;
  • St. Luke’s, winner of the final round at Warde

Complete results as well as the resolution packet can be found at the CDA website.

The next tournament is scheduled for January 9, 2016, at E.O. Smith High School, King School and Trumbull High School.

By Everett Rutan, Executive Director, CT Debate Association