Stuyvesant Speech & Debate

2017- 2018

We represent one of the most honorable organizations both nationally and at Stuyvesant. Our emphasis on public-speaking, self-expression and confidence isn't only aimed at training national competitors and finalists; it's aimed at training future leaders. This team represents a second family for every single one of us.

Chaminade Results 2017!

Chaminade was held on Sat. January 7th, 2017, and, despite the weirdness of the tournament, we still rocked it, and made it out of the snow alive!! WHOOOOO!!!!!!!

Here are the results:

(* indicated a half-qual to States)

DEC

Shray - Finalist!

DUO

Kate and Liam - 1st!!*

JVOI (junior varsity oral interpretation) 

Archi - Finalist!*

JV X  (junior varsity extemporaneous speaking)

Ben - Finalist!*

OO (Original Oratory)

Alec - 5th!!*

VOI (varsity oral interpretation)

Leila - Finalist!

Overall, Stuy took 4th place as a team.

Grands 2015 Results! (Speech)

We had a great day today at Grands, on our home turf! Grands is the tournament to qualify competitors for Catholic Nationals in Fort Lauderdale!

Here are the results. A * indicates a qual to CFLS.

DEC
Dhiraj-6th!*
Lela-5th!*

DRAMATIC PERFORMANCE
Liam-4th!*

DUO
Jonathan & Philip-Alternates (7th)
Danielle & Rishika-6th!*

ORATORY
Brianne-5th!*
Maggie-4th!*

ORAL INTERP
Jordan-Semifinalist (9th)
Alec-5th!*

EXTEMP
Alex-Semifinalist (8th)

CONGRESS

Girish-Semifinalist (12th)
Benedict-5th!*
Dennis-1st!!*

Overall, Stuy was 2nd place in sweepstakes!

ALSO, congratulations to Ioana for winning the Fr. Rippon Scholarship!

Districts 2015 Results! (Speech)

We traveled out to Syosset to compete at Districts, the tournament to qualify for NFL Nationals in Texas! Here are the results:
 

Domestic Extemp:
Alex--Semifinalist

International Extemp:
Teresa--Semifinalist

Oratory: 
Brianne--Semifinalist

Duo:
Jonathan & Philip--Semifinalists

HI:
Kate--2nd!!! Going to Texas!!

Congratulations to everyone who made it through the long day!

Harvard National Forensics Tournament 2015 - Results!

Despite far-below-freezing temperatures, a snow storm, and a moratorium on all Saturday rounds, Stuyvesant still had most of its competitors in elimination rounds, and brought home impressive awards. Here are our results:

Varsity CX (Policy Debate):

Daniel Goynatsky & Jefferey Yan - Double-Octafinalists

 

Junior Varsity Lincoln Douglas:

Katherine Fennell - Triple-Octafinalist

 

Varsity Lincoln Douglas:

Kathy Wang - Triple-Octafinalist

 

Junior Varsity Public Forum:

Inbar Pe'er & Abie Rohrig - Octafinalists

Jing Zhang & Shaik Abiden - Double-Octafinalists

 

Varsity Public Forum:

Jonathan Evans & Zachary Ginsberg - Double-Octafinalists

Jakob Urda & Ben Kessler - Quarterfinalists

Jakob and Ben were also semifinalists in the Public Forum Round Robin.

 

Congressional Debate:

Dennis Nenov - Semifinalist

Asher Lasday - Semifinalist

Ioana Solomon - Quarterfinalist

 

Humorous Interpretation

Kate Johnston - Quarterfinalist


Oratory

Maggie Gutmann - 2nd!!

Brianne Cotter - Quarterfinalist

Yuchen Jin - Quarterfinalist

 

Duo Interpretation

Danielle Hahami & Rishika Jikaria - Quarterfinalists

Scarsdale Invitational 2015 - Results!

Our Lincoln Douglas and Public Forum teams performed extraordinarily well at the 11th Scarsdale Invitational. Here are individual results:

Novice Lincoln Douglas

Kevin Li - Quarterfinalist

Pacy Yan - Octafinalist 

Pacy also earned 10th Speaker. 

 

Lincoln Douglas

Shannon Lee - Quarterfinalist

Shannon also earned 8th Speaker.

 

Novice Public Forum

Inbar Pe'er & Abie Rohrig - 1st!!!

Abie also earned 1st Speaker and Inbar earned 2nd Speaker.

 

Varsity Public Forum

Jakob Urda & Ben Kessler - 1st!!

Jonathan Evans & Zachary Ginsberg - Quarterfinalists

Andrew Wallace & Eamon Woods - Quarterfinalists

Jakob earned 1st Speaker, Ben earned 3rd Speaker, and Andrew earned 4th Speaker. 

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