The Rex Fleming Memorial Tournament
January 5th and 6th, 2018
Memorial High School in Houston invites you to compete in the Rex Fleming Memorial Tournament on January 5th and 6th, 2018. We are proud that our tournament is a Texas Forensic Association Qualifier for member schools. As always, our quality of competition, judging and hospitality is the best the Houston region can offer.
In addition to Championship divisions of Policy and Lincoln-Douglas Debate we will also offer Duet Acting,Duo Interp, Domestic and Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking, Novice Extemporaneous Speaking, Original Oration, Dramatic and Humorous Interpretation, Prose, Poetry, Impromptu, Informative Speaking, and POI. We will also be hosting Student Congress. In keeping with SBISD and TFA guidelines, we can only accept entries from official school sponsors: All competitors must be accompanied by their coach or a full time employee of the school district they represent.
Entries may begin immediately upon posting of this invitation. Our facilities are extremely limited. The deadline for entries is January 1st, but please register early, as we expect to be full long before this date. You will be charged for entries as they are made, so please feel free to add them incrementally up to the time the event closes. In debate, all schools will be initially restricted to no more than 5 Policy Teams , 5 Public Forum Teams, and 5 Lincoln-Douglas Debaters.We will initially limit IE entries to 8 per school, with more moving off the wait ist as the tournament draws nearer. Special consideration will be given to teams from outside the Houston area. After January 3rd, all fees are set: At that time the website closes, fees are set, and you must contact Memorial Debate in order to make any changes to your entry.