Roosevelt Hosts First Urban Debate League Tournament of Season



What:   Roosevelt HS Urban Debate League Tournament

When:  Friday, November 7th, 2003 from 4pm to 10pm, and Saturday, November 8th from             8am to 7pm

Who:   Debate Teams From the Seattle UDL and Around the State

            Volunteer judges & mentors

Where: Roosevelt High School, 1410 NE 66th St. Seattle, WA 98115



The Seattle Debate Foundation and the Roosevelt High School debate team will co-host the first Seattle Urban Debate League (UDL) tournament of the year.  The tournament will feature the best debate teams from the Seattle UDL and other schools from the Seattle area. 


The tournament will feature six debate rounds of Cross-Examination style policy debate and Lincoln/Douglas “value” debate.  There will be three debate rounds on Friday and Three on Saturday.  The tournament will also feature three rounds of Individual Events on Saturday. 


Parents and other UDL supporters are invited to observe debates throughout the weekend.  Signs will be posted directing observers to the tournament headquarters.  All visitors must check in with the tournament administration. 


For additional information, contact Jen Johnson, Seattle Debate Foundation program coordinator at (206) 252-0595 or by email at [email protected]


Tournament Schedule:


Friday, November 7

3pm     Registration

4pm     CX & LD Debate Round 1

6pm     CX & LD Debate Round 2

8pm     CX & LD Debate Round 3



Saturday, November 8

8am     IE Round 1

9am     IE Round 2

10am   Debate Round 4

12pm   Lunch

1pm     IE Round 3

2pm     Debate Round 5

4pm     Debate Round 6

6pm     Awards

7pm     Debate Finals