2017 PBCFL #4 @ Royal Palm
Dates: 12/9/2017

Palm Beach Catholic Forensic League Tournament Invitation - All-Novice PLUS The Funvitational

DATE: Saturday, December 9

HOST SCHOOL:  Royal Palm Beach High School, 10600 Okeechobee Boulevard, Royal Palm Beach, 33411

HOST COACH: Novice Johnson, (954) 882-8866 (cell), novice.johnson@palmbeachschools.org

Tuesday, December 5 is the last day for registering students and entering meals.

Wednesday, December 6, at 4 p.m. is the last opportunity to drop students before the website shuts down. Drop fees will go into effect at that time.

TOURNAMENT GUIDELINES 

  • This is a varsity and novice tournament.
  • No changes will be made after the Wednesday 4 p.m. drop deadline to accommodate students left alone in a house ... please plan accordingly.
  • Double-check your registration. No student will be added to the tournament on the morning of the tournament.
  • LD will be able to compete using the November-December topic (announced on October 1).
  • PFD will be able to compete using the December topic (announced on November 1).
  • A "novice" is considered any student who is in their first year of debate competition. 
  • This tournament is a "CLOSED CAMPUS". No student may leave campus at any time. Violation of this rule will result in disqualification from the tournament as well as disciplinary action upon returning to the student's school site.
  • All schools must register on the Joy of Tournaments website in order to legitimately participate in this competition.
  • Legislation will be posted as full-text on the PBCFL site (www.pbcfl.net), through a hyperlink from the JOT site.
Script information (DP, OI Poetry, OI Prose, Duo, OO, Dec, Novice Duo) MUST be entered for all interpers - ISBN/URL, Author(s), Title(s)

ENTRY PROCEDURES and REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • You may register up to 12 entries/teams in each NOVICE event (up to 20 in Congressional Debate), and up to 8 in each FUNVITATIONAL event EXCEPT Modified World Schools Debate; you may register up to two three-student (non-hybrid) WSD teams. There is no wait list available for any event.
  • You may only enter 4 students per chamber. (The PBCFL reserves the right to collapse houses and modify this rule when necessary.)
  • Once registration closes, houses may be balanced and students may be shifted to another chamber. All efforts will be made to keep the same group of students together.
  • No changes will be made after the Wednesday 4 p.m. drop deadline to accommodate students left alone in a house ... please plan accordingly.
  • Double-check your registration. No student will be added to the tournament on the morning of the tournament

OBSERVERS

  • Register ALL Observers - you are limited to 8 observers maximum.
  • There is no cost for observers; however, all observers will be dressed as a competitor and will wear a nametag that you will supply. The nametag must have the student name, the school name and the coach name displayed clearly.

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