We cordially invite you attend the annual Pampa Speech and Debate Tournament, on October 19th, 2019.
We will be offering two preliminary round for all events and three preliminary rounds for debate events.
We will offer the following TFA / NSDA events: Foreign Extemp, Domestic Extemp, Impromptu, Informative, Original Oratory, Humorous Interpretation, Prose, Dramatic Interpretation, POI, Duet Acting, Poetry, Congressional Debate, Lincoln Douglas Debate, and Policy Debate.
All entries will be via Joy of Tournaments at joyoftournaments.com
LD- The NSDA topic for Sept/Oct LD will be used.
CX- TFA rules.
Student Congress- Please check PO candidates in the proper box on the entry from. Legislation for the Fall is posted on at txfa.org. Prelims will be odd Bill numbers, finals will be even Bill numbers.
While admiration exists for those students who desire the challenge and demands of cross entries, please be mindful that it is the responsibility of each student to make it to the rounds as scheduled. We will not delay rounds for cross entered students. Extemp must compete in the correct order.
* Students who compete in the wrong rooms will be disqualified.
* Extemp topics will be checked. If a student speaks on a topic that is different from the one that he / she chooses they will then be ranked last in that room.
* The tab room will be open. There will be paneled judges for out rounds if available.
Awards and Sweepstakes
Awards will be given to the finalists in each of the individual events and Semi-Finalists of debate. Top SIxin Congress. Top three schools for sweepstakes.
All Texas Forensics Association rules will be followed. This is a TFA State qualifying tournament for member schools. Please enter as soon as possible, as the deadline for entries is October 15th.
An adult sponsor must be on campus with your group at all times.
The tab and hospitality room will be open to adults ONLY.
A team or competitor more than 15 minutes late to a round, through no fault of the tournament, will forfeit.
Pampa High School
111 East Harvester
Pampa, TX 79065