SPRING WOODS ROBERTO ORCI TIGER CLASSIC
TFA Qualifying Speech/Debate Tournament
NOVEMBER 2-3, 2018
Please join us on the Spring Woods High School campus November 2nd-3rd for its annual Roberto Orci Tiger Classic Speech and Debate Tournament. We will be hosting all of the TFA qualifying events. Please make all of your entries via this website. Make checks payable to Spring Woods HS Debate.
We will now be offering World Schools Debate. There will be 2 rds of prepared motions paired randomly, and round 3 will be an impromptu motion that is power matched.
This year we are offering a TOC BID for all finalists in: FX, DX, OO, DI, HI, DUO, POE, PRO, INFO
WE ARE ALSO A NIETOC BID IN CORRESPONDING INDIVIDUAL EVENTS!
PLEASE NOTE THAT DUET ACTING IS NOW A NIETOC BID and is an At-Large Event but we will use the TFA Rule for Time Keeping. Duet is now 10 minutes with 30 seconds grace.
We will offer Novice Events in Interp: NOI (novice poetry OR prose) Extemp as well as Novice LD and PF.
We will be offering Varsity Individual Events as well as Duo Interp/Duet Acting, but will eliminate some novice events. We reserve the right to collapse events if necessary. In Congressional Debate, we will be using Direct Questioning in Finals & will use Bills from the TFA Fall Docket.
Prelims 1: 25-30
Prelims 2: 20-24
Finals: Direct Questioning will be used in Finals.
A NOVICE is a first year speech/debate student for any novice event.
Novice LD will use the same topic as Varsity LD.
****Should a student decide to use a laptop in the prep area, students must leave their computers in draw while they are in the competition room and students will not be allowed back into the draw room until extemp draw has been completed.) Furthermore, Spring Woods will not provide power sources for laptop use.
Please note that you will be charged for initial entries.
Feel free to call or email me with any questions or concerns.
Spring Woods High School
2045 Gessner Houston, Tx 77080
School phone: 713-251-3100 ext 3180 School Fax: 713-251-3130
Vicky Beard’s Cell: 713-417-9726