Middle School Debate

2021 Middle School Debate Spring Competition

The resolution for the 2021 Spring Middle School Tournament was:

"Resolved: Federal judges should be appointed for a term of only 18 years."

To see the final round, click below.

Affirmative Team: Harshmit Verman & Vihaan Prakash, Westfield Academy

Negative Team: Rachael Lantner & Simran Bath, Westfield Academy

 

For further information and introductory source material, please click here.

Registration each year is at http://cfmsd.tabroom.com.


The preliminary Middle School Spring Tournament took place on Tuesday, May 25 2021, hosted via Zoom, beginning at 3:00 p.m.

The playoff Middle School Spring Tournament took place on Tuesday, June 1 2021, hosted via Zoom, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Middle School Debate Preliminary Rounds Schedule:

2:45 p.m.

Arrival / Check-in for Students

3:00 p.m.

Virtual GA Announcements + Judges Workshop

4:00 p.m.

Round One – Prelims

6:15 p.m.

Virtual GA Check-in: Everyone return to GA

6:30 p.m.

Round Two – Prelims

8:45 p.m.

Awards

Middle School Debate Playoff Rounds Schedule:

8:45 a.m.

Arrival / Check-in for Students

9:00 a.m.

Virtual GA Announcements + Judges Workshop

10:00 a.m.

Round One – Quarterfinals

12:15 p.m.

Virtual GA Check-in: Everyone return to GA

12:30 p.m.

Round Two – Semifinals

2:45 p.m.

Virtual GA Check-in: Everyone return to GA

3:00 p.m.

Round Three - Finals

4:45 p.m.

Awards

For an overview of the debate and rules click here.

Registration will be through tabroom.com. If you already have an account, this should be easy. If not, instructions here.