Tournament Updates

SINGLE-ELIMINATION ROUNDS

 

 

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND - March 8, 2018 @ 7 PM  in ARTS 150

 

The death penalty is the only just punishment for the Parkland shooter.

 

Opening Proposition: Hold Out Boyz  (Travis Klover & Jordan Clark)  
Opening Opposition: Destiny (Maia Wen & Ruven Amstislavski) 
Closing Proposition: Alexis Harvey & The Steamrollers (Alexis Harvey & Jacob Powell)

Closing Opposition: Archosaurs (Nile Morris & Joey Sweet) 

SEMIFINAL 1 - March 6, 2018 @ 7 PM - SSB 118 

"The Republican Party should support a candidate other than Donald Trump in primaries for the 2020 presidential election."   

 

Opening Proposition: The Mega Powers (Chance Townsend & Dakota Seibert)  

Opening Opposition: Alexis Harvey & The Steamrollers (Alexis Harvey & Jacob Powell)- ADVANCE TO FINALS

Closing Proposition: Illuminaughty (Liz Rangel & Samantha Davenport) 

Closing Opposition: Archosaurs (Nile Morris & Joey Sweet) - ADVANCE TO FINALS

 

SEMIFINAL 2 - March 6, 2018 @ 8:15 PM - SSB 118

"The Democratic Party should support far-left candidates (e.g Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris) over centrist candidates (e.g Joe Biden, Joe Kennedy) in the 2020 elections." 

 

Opening Proposition: Kiss My Rebuttal (Patrick Brouse & Marko Ivanovic)  

Opening Opposition: Destiny (Maia Wen & Ruven Amstislavski) - ADVANCE TO FINALS 

Closing Proposition: Tequila Mockingbird (Justine Soller & Alice Han)

Closing Opposition: Hold Out Boyz  (Travis Klover & Jordan Clark)  - ADVANCE TO FINALS

 

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS

 

Round 1 - February 6, 2018 @ 7 PM - SSB 118

"The United States' national security would benefit from the development of low-yield nuclear weapons." 

 

Opening Proposition: Underwater Unicorns ( Emma Ashlock &  Brynn Morse)   

Opening Opposition: The Mega Powers ( Dakota Seibert  &  Chance Townsend)  - WINNER

Closing Proposition: Freud was right ( Katherine Krasny &  Lucas Lapointe)  

Closing Opposition: Pure B.S. ( Savana Hartley &  Bethany Voge) 

 

 

Round 2 - February 6, 2018 @ 8:15 PM - SSB 118

"US immigration policy should prioritize merit over family reunification."

 

Opening Proposition: Kiss my Rebuttal ( Marko Ivanovic & Patrick Brouse) - WINNER

Opening Opposition: Debate Chicks ( Niconie Manske &  Joley Hodgson)

Closing Proposition: The Missing Link ( Quinn Mcclure &  Kylee Keller) 

Closing Opposition: Teresa & Robin ( Teresa Wrobel &  Robin O'Donoghue)  

Round 3 - February 13, 2018 @ 7 PM- SSB 118  

"The United States should adopt term limits for members of Congress." 

 

Opening Proposition: Frosty Birches (Helena Sarcone & Alexandra Ellis)      

Opening Opposition: Alexis Harvey & The Steamrollers (Alexis Harvey & Jacob Powell) - WINNER  

Closing Proposition: The Truth (Joseph Rytikov &  Nate Upp) 

Closing Opposition: The Team That Shall Not Be Named (McKenna Mitchell & Hollis Versyp)   

 

 

Round 4 - February 13, 2018 @ 8:15 PM- SSB 118 

"Twitter should block Trump from their platform."

 

Opening Proposition: Archosaurs (Joey Sweet & Nile Morris) 

Opening Opposition: with the boyz (Kyle Simmons & Connor Booth)

Closing Proposition: Kandi (Keenan Spencer & Randi Pelch) 

Closing Opposition: Destiny (Maia Wen &  Ruven Amstislavski) - WINNER

Round 5 - February 20, 2018 @ 7 PM - SSB 118

  

"The United States must commit immediately to significantly reducing our national debt." 

 

Opening Proposition: Poly-gals (Jubilee Sia & Seilala Faamu)   

Opening Opposition: Rockin' Rocks (Joseph Diaz & Panikaa Teeple)   

Closing Proposition: Dumb like a Dumbell (Garrison Theroux & Justus Albertson)    

Closing Opposition: Dunder Mifflin (David Clark & Kcie Owens) - WINNER  

 

 

Round 6 - February 20, 2018 @ 8:15 PM - SSB 118

"North Korea has a right to nuclear defense."

 

Opening Proposition: We Showed Up! (Kennedee Bowes & Brielle Perez)  

Opening Opposition: justin bieber's sister wives (Jessen Cao & Marie Sullivan)  

Closing Proposition: Hold Out Boyz (Travis Klover & Jordan Clark) - WINNER  

Closing Opposition: Yuge Cup of Covfefe (Ben Edwards & Moira Pyhala)

 

Round 7 - February 27, 2018 @ 7 PM  

"To address misogyny, the #MeToo Movement must actively oppose pornography."

 

Opening Proposition: Illuminaughty (Liz Rangel &  Ean Tubbs)  - WINNER 

Opening Opposition: Prestige Worldwide ( William Carpenter &  Daniel Ogden)   

Closing Proposition: Bipartisan Friendship (Caleb Berry &  Josiah Nash)    

Closing Opposition: Henri ( Crystal Hornig &  Denelle Enriquez)   

 

 

Round 8 - February 27, 2018 @ 8:15 PM 

"Greek organizations should be required to accept all applicants who meet minimum academic standards." 

 

Opening Proposition: Tequila Mockingbird ( Justine Soller &  Alice Han)  - WINNER

Opening Opposition: Smooth Jazz ( Jonny Resseguie &  Cannen Burgess)  

Closing Proposition: Alpha Sigma Phi ( Tanis Holland &  Connor Sheppard)  

Closing Opposition: Gingersnaps ( Rachael Warner &  Ashley Boucher)