Monthly Archives: February 2016

March-April Briefs Out Now!

Briefs for the March-April topic, “Resolved: The United States ought to promote democracy in the Middle East,” are available now! Premier subscribers have received a copy of the brief by email. Haven’t subscribed yet? Do so here. As always, our briefs are 100% […]

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Spikes and ‘Better Debating’ – Bob Overing

Bob discusses Marshall’s position on spikes and why it might be too quick to dismiss them as not contributing to ‘better debating.’

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Coaches Poll Top 25 [Updated]

Coaches Poll Top 25 – February 29 The following are the results of the fifth Coaches Poll for 2014-2015! Each debater received 25 points for a 1st place vote, 24 for a 2nd place vote, etc. The total points were then […]

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UPenn 2016

Main Tournament Round 1 Pairings | Results Round 2 Pairings | Results Round 3 Pairings | Results Round 4 Pairings | Results Round 5 Pairings | Results Runoff Pairings | Results Bracket Doubles DuPont Manual DY & DuPont Manual KS […]

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Cal Berkeley 2016 – Varad Agarwala wins

Main Tournament Round 1 Pairings | Results Round 2 Pairings | Results Round 3 Pairings | Results Round 4 Pairings | Results Round 5 Pairings | Results Round 6 Pairings | Results Bracket Triples Brentwood RY & Brentwood WJ Loyola […]

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Harvard 2016 – Dani Reyes wins

Tournament Results Bracket Finals Valley DR def Cambridge OS 2-1. Congratulations to both Danielle and Oliver! Semis Cambridge OS def Wilson MF Valley DR def Lake Highland SP Quarters Lake Highland SP def Harrison SR Valley DR def St Thomas […]

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LD Metagame at Emory

Intro If you’re going to Harvard or Berkeley next weekend and expect to clear, you’re probably going to spend a good amount of time figuring out what cases you’re going to hit. The case wiki has made this process a […]

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Coaches Poll Top 25 – Jan. 31

Coaches Poll Top 25 – January 31 The following are the results of the fourth Coaches Poll for 2014-2015! Each debater received 25 points for a 1st place vote, 24 for a 2nd place vote, etc. The total points were then […]

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