South Florida NSDA
Tuesday Night Lights
We would like to extend an invitation to you and your team to participate in the Miami-Dade – “Friday Night Lights” - debate tournament to be held on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at G. Holmes Braddock HS These tournaments are great opportunities for students who are new to forensics to participate in a “mini-tournament”. Registration will be on Joy Of Tournaments.
Sincerely, Carol Lynne Cecil G. Holmes Braddock Sr. High
Date: Tuesday – January 24, 2017
Time: Registration – 3:45 – 4:00 PM - Media Center
Tournament Begins – 4:30 PM
Location: G. Holmes Braddock HS
3601 SW 147th AVE
Miami, FL 33185
SPEECH EVENTS - We Will Have The Following IE Events: DEC, DP, DUO, MX, OI, OO
We Will Not Have SPAR at This Competition – Students should be encouraged to try either LD or PFD
LD - will use the January/February LD Topic
LD – Public colleges and universities in the United States ought not restrict any constitutionally protected speech.
PFD - will use the January Topic
PFD - In order to better respond to international conflicts, the United States should significantly increase its military spending.
POLICY – will use the 2016-2017 National Topic
Policy Debate - Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its economic and/or diplomatic engagement with the People’s Republic of China.
Number Of Rounds: 2-3 in each event (except policy – 1 Rd)
The Tournament Will Provide Legislation For Student Congress – BUT we will also accept any legislation submitted.
Varsity Team Members Can Judge At All ASTs Unless Otherwise Noted
Awards Will Be Given Immediately Following The Tournament
Carol Cecil – firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions – Call Carol Cecil (305) 342-9485