Posts filed under: Tournaments

2017 Holy Cross Finalist Interviews

Finalist Interviews Osmane Sanogo (Newark Science OS) defeated Ishan Bhatt (St. Andrew’s Episcopal IB) in finals to win the Holy Cross Tournament! Premier Debate has exclusive interviews with both these debaters! Ishan Bhatt (St. Andrew’s Episcopal), Finalist Question: With an undefeated record leading […]

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2017 Valley Mid-America Cup Finalist Interviews

Finalist Interviews Muhammad Khattak (Lake Highland MK) defeated Michael Kurian (Dulles MK) in finals to win the Valley Mid America Cup! Premier Debate has exclusive interviews with both these debaters! Michael Kurian (Dulles MK), Finalist Question: Given Valley is centrally-located, it has some […]

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2017 Yale Invitational Finalist Interviews

Finalist Interviews David Min (American Heritage DM) and Lindsey Perlman (Byram Hills LP) both reached finals to co-champion the Yale Invitational! Premier Debate has exclusive interviews with both these debaters! Lindsey Perlman (Byram Hills LP), Co-Champion Question: You marched through Yale, […]

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2017 Greenhill Fall Classic Finalist Interviews

Finalist Interviews Danielle Dosch (Immaculate Heart DD) beat Indu Pandey (Harvard-Westlake IP) in finals to win the Greenhill Fall Classic. Premier Debate has exclusive interviews with both these debaters! Indu Pandey (Harvard-Westlake), Finalist Question:  Prepping for a new topic can be pretty tough–but […]

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2017 Loyola Invitational Finalist Interviews

Finalist Interviews Danielle Dosch (Immaculate Heart DD) beat Ronak Ahuja (Chaminade CP AR) in finals to win the Loyola Invitational. Premier Debate has exclusive interviews with both these debaters! Danielle Dosch (Immaculate Heart DD), Champion Question: Entering a new topic, most debaters […]

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10 Things I Like, TOC Edition (Bob Overing)

The first edition of “10 Things I Like and Don’t Like” by Bob Overing features the Harvard tournament, plant pedagogy, and “1AR theory bad.”

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2017 Tournament of Champions

Live Results Follow Premier’s live results spreadsheet embedded below or at the link here: https://tinyurl.com/Premier-TOC17 In order to help us keep results as up-to-date as possible this weekend, please message our webmaster Shailja Somani any round results you know as […]

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TOC Diversity Enhancement (New)

This post details the changes made to TOC mutual preference judging, announced by Greg Malis on 4/23.

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TOC is Six Prelim Rounds (Survey)

This post discusses some factors to consider when arguing about number of prelims and polls the community on the ideal number.

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2017 Kandi King RR

Finalist Interviews Raffi Piliero (Harrison RP) Question: What is the main difference, if any, between a round robin and a tournament in your opinion? Raffi Piliero: Round robins are much shorter, and much more difficult to clear at than tournaments, so […]

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