Thank you everyone for attending the 2019 New York State Debate Championships Tournament! 34 Schools, 230 Students, 152 judges, volunteers and staff. Thank you to William Cullen Bryant High School for hosting! An incredible three day event! Thank you to all our coaches, students, parents and volunteers and staff that made everything possible.
Tournament Photo Album
Tournament Debate Topics
Policy Debate Resolution:
Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially reduce its restrictions on legal immigration to the United States.
Public Forum Debate Resolution:
Resolved: The United Nations should grant India permanent membership on the Security Council.
Congratulations to all participants and a special congratulations to all all the top team and speakers of the tournament. Below is a ranking of the top teams and speakers of the Tournament:
OPEN DIVISION OF VARSITY POLICY DEBATE - TOP SPEAKER AWARDS
OPEN DIVISION OF PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOP SPEAKER AWARDS
NOVICE PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOP SPEAKER AWARDS
NOVICE POLICY DEBATE TOP SPEAKER AWARDS
INTERMEDIATE PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOP SPEAKER AWARDS
NOVICE POLICY DEBATE TOP TEAMS
OPEN POLICY DEBATE TOP TEAMS
NOVICE PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOP TEAMS
OPEN PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOP TEAMS
INTERMEDIATE PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE FINAL PLACES
INTERMEDIATE PUBLIC FORUM DEBATE TOP TEAMS