Welcome To The 10th NIETOC U-Bus-2-Us Speech and Debate Tournament at Mountain Home High School and Ridgevue High School
THIS YEAR NIETOC BIDS FOR SPEECH EVENTS
Speech Friday, Feb 2 at Mountain Home High School
Debate Saturday Feb 3 at Ridgevue High School
NEW THIS YEAR
ALL FRIDAY SPEECH EVENTS ARE AT MOUNTAIN HOME HIGH SCHOOL
ALL SATURDAY DEBATE EVENTS ARE AT RIDGEVUE HS IN CALDWELL
ITS THE BOOKENDS OF THE TREASURE VALLEY TOURNAMENT
If you are travelling...we reccomend staying Friday night in Boise as we will be done with speech plenty early to get to Boise (abt 1 hour) tto check in to your hotel rooms.
FRIDAY WE OFFER NIETOC BIDS
Original Oratory, Duo Interpretation, Humorous Interpretation and Serious (Dramatic) Interpretation.
The number of bids offered depends on the number of entries. The host school (Mountain Home) can not win bids at thier own tourney but may compete in the events.
ALL Idaho State Speech events will be offered and students may TRIPLE ENTER as long as no event is a draw event or panel…. But you can double enter with ONE Draw event or PANEL… and one non draw event or panel ( No two draw events or panel and a draw event)
Triple enter… No DRAW EVENTS NO PANEL
Double Enter ONE DRAW EVENT OR PANEL AND ANOTHER NON DRAW EVENT
DRAW EVENTS: Radio, Retold Story or Extemp Panel Events: Panel
debate information and schedule to come
Entry and Final Drop Deadline: Wed.Jan 31 3:30 p.m. Entry Fees calculated at 3:30 p.m. FEB 1
Drops in Speech after Wednesday will still be on ballots. $10 Drop Fee after deadline. We will be putting together the first three rounds of debate in the tab room Friday afternoon. Debate $10 drop fee after deadline through Friday 5p.m. . Please make sure we have all drops in debate FRIDAY so we can set Saturday's rounds. $50 Debate Drop Fee after Friday 5p.m.
Judges: 1 judge per 2 policy teams. 1 judge per 4 LD 1 Judge per 4 PF 1 judge per 6 IE (Student Congress entries are considered IE events) I should have several judges for Speech/Debate/ available
Our extremely inexpensive concessions will be available for the participants on both Friday and Saturday. Please keep all food in the commons area. Do not take food into the classrooms.
Registration will begin at 9:30 am in front of the library at MHHS
Buses: Park anywhere...no school Friday at MHHS