TFA and NIETOC
Harlingen, TX 78550
Phone: (956) 427-3600 ext: 1145
The Harlingen High
School Speech Team is searching for Cowboys and Cowgirls to join in at our 9thannual
Cardinal Country Rodeo to be held on October 19, 2019! For the first year,
along with being a TFA invitation, we will now be a NIETOC Qualifier! We are excited
about the schedule of events, level of competition and quality judging we will
have. We hope you can attend.
year, we will be hosting our tournament at Dr. Abraham Cano Freshman Academy!
Please note that we
are having a ONE DAY TOURNAMENT. Please use
this website for all tournament entries. If you have any questions, please feel
free to contact us.
Cross entries are allowed, but do understand
that cross entries are at your own risk.
Humorous Interp, Poetry, Novice Poetry and
Section B: Foreign, Domestic, and Novice Extemp,
Original Oration, Impromptu, and Program Oral Interp
Section C: Dramatic Interp, Prose, Novice
Prose, Duet and Informative
Section D: VCX, NLD, VLD, CD
Students may only enter 1 extemp division.
Students may not cross enter in Section A, if in
debate. All other cross entries are at the discretion of student and
coach with the knowledge that rounds will not be held due to Cross-entry.
Students may enter only one debate event and Student Congress in section
All Entries are due
by Friday October 11th 2019.
The website will remain open until Friday, October 18, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Please
make all substitutions and changes via the website. Any changes that need to be
made after 4:00 p.m. on Friday may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment of fees are due at registration. Checks should be made
out to Harlingen High School.
Entry Fees will be calculated on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 4:00pm. Drops
after this time will result in the loss of entry fees. Drops on the day of the
tournament will be $50.00 for all events. (Please substitute students to avoid
Judging fees will be determined on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 4:00pm. The
fee for each missing IE judge is $50.00. Each missing debate judge will be
charged $75.00. The judging requirement will be figured as follows:
CX: One Judge per 3 teams
LD, NLD: One judge per 6 entries
IE, DUET, DUO, Student Congress: One judge per 10 entries
We look forward to
Tournament Hosts Tournament Director
& Carissa Salinas Christopher Smith