Colmesneil High School
UIL Speech and Debate Team
610 West Elder
Colmesneil, Texas 75938
School phone - 409-837-5757
August 1, 2018
Dear UIL Coordinator/Sponsors:
Looking for a tournament? Look no further than Colmesneil High School for the 1st Annual Fall UIL Classic Tournament. The tournament will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2018. For those who haven't been here before and think we are too far away, we are located 8 miles north of Woodville and 30 miles south of Lufkin on Highway US 69.
Events: UIL and NSDA events - CX, LD, Prose, Poetry, Oratory, POI, Student Congress, HI, DI, Informative, Persuasive, Math, Number Sense, and Calculator. There is no limit to the number of students you may enter in an event. Cross entries are at your own risk except in CX which no cross-entries allowed. We will also have 2 sessions of Student Congress. Each Session will have it’s own awards! We will be using the TFA Fall Docket 1-20.
We will also have JUNIOR HIGH oral writing!!!
We will be using the UIL Fall LD topic.
Deadline is NOON on Wednesday, Oct 10.
Judging Requirements: You will be required to furnish a judge for each section. You must supply a judge for each speech section in which entries are submitted. It cannot be the same person. If you have CX and LD debate entries, you must supply a judge for every two teams per event. Failure to supply a judge will result in a $150.00 judging fee. Each school will receive a judging assignment sheet at registration. We need the judges NOT the money!!!!!!
Entry fees will be: $10.00 per IE entry & Student Congress entry, $20.00 per LD Debate entry, $35.00 per CX Debate entry
Awards: for 1st – 6th. We will award the following team trophies: Overall Sweepstakes Champ, and Sweepstakes Runner-up.
Debate Drops: All debate drops on the day of the meet will result in a drop fee of $100.00 plus the loss of your entry fee.
All Entries Fees are set on Wednesday at Noon:
If any questions arise please call me 972-832-4113.
Hope to see you,
Jimmy L. Smith