New York City Invitational 2014
Our team just returned from the New York City Invitational (our one national just a subway ride away!) with incredible results! Congratulations to everyone who competed and placed this weekend. You faced an extremely competitive pool of national competitors and you performed remarkably well.
Rishika Jikaria and Danielle Hahami — Semifinalist
Alexander Hirsch — Quarterfinalist
Kate Johnston — Semifinalist
Legislative Debate (Congressional Debate):
Dennis Nenov — 9th!!!
Benedict Bolton — 10th!!!
Asher Lasday — Semifinalist
Prose and Poetry (Oral Interpretation):
Alec Dai — 4th!!!
Maggie Gutmann — Quarterfinalist
Jakob Urda & Ben Kessler — Quarterfinalists
Zachary Ginsberg & Lorenz Vargas — Octafinalists
Out of more than 400 teams, Jakob Urda won 2nd Speaker and Ben Kessler won 13th Speaker.
Team Debate (Policy Debate):
Daniel Goynatsky and Jeffrey Yan— Octafinalists