Check out the schedule and results from previous years!

Tournaments

September 2007

Top of the Rockies, U of Wyoming (Parli only)
9/15-9/16

  • Elissa Meisenheimer & Shana Dhillon: Octofinalists in Parliamentary debate (junior) *chose to forfeit octofinal round due to travel arrangements
  • Elissa Meisenheimer, 2nd place Junior Debate Speaker award (out of 72)
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 19th place Junior  Debate Speaker award (out of 72)   

Cal Season Opener, UC Berkeley (Parli & IEs)
9/22-9/23

  • John Lehman & Esteban Salinas, Quarterfinalists in Parliamentary debate (novice)
  • Elissa Amaral, 2nd place Persuasive Speaking (novice)
  • Elissa Meisenheimer, 7th place Open Debate Speaker award (out of 44)
  • John Lehman, 10th place Novice Debate Speaker award (out of 28)
  • Esteban Salinas, 11th place Novice Debate Speaker (out of 28)
  • Ana Diaz, finalist in Impromptu Speaking (novice)

October 2007

Santa Rosa Bear Cub Invitational, SRJC (Parli & IEs)
10/12-10/14

  • Saint Mary's College, 2nd place University Sweepstakes award
  • John Lehman & Esteban Salinas, 1st place team award in Parliamentary debate (out of 30, novice)
  • Logan Newell, 2nd place award in Extemporaneous speaking (novice)
  • Logan Newell, 3rd place award in Impromptu speaking (novice)
  • Annie Kimmerlein, 2nd place award in Prose Interpretation (novice)
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 6th place Open Speaker in Parliamentary debate (out of 36)
  • Annie Kimmerlein, finalist award in Dramatic Interpretation (novice)

Puget Sound Invitational, U of Puget Sound (Parli only)
10/26-10/28

November 2007

Golden Gate Invitational, UC Berkeley (Parli & IEs)
11/3-11/4

  • Shana Dhillon, 2nd place Prose Interpretation (open)
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, 2nd place Dramatic Interpretation (open)
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 3rd place Extemporaneous Speaking (open)
  • Annie Kimmerlein, 3rd place Dramatic Interpretation (open)

Paul Winters, UoP (Parli & IEs)
11/9-11/11

Saint Mary's College, 4th Place University Sweepstakes Award (out of 39 schools)

  • John Lehman & Esteban Salinas, Quarterfinalists Novice Parli
  • Logan Newell & Ana Diaz, Octofinalists Novice Parli
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 4th place Junior Parli Speaker award (out of 42)
  • John Lehman, 8th place Novice Parli Speaker award (out of 78)
  • Logan Newell, 18th place Novice Parli Speaker (out of 78)
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, 1st place Prose Interpretation (novice)
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, 2nd place Dramatic Interpretation (novice)
  • Annie Kimmerlein, 2nd place Prose Interpretation (novice)
  • Annie Kimmerlein, 3rd place Dramatic Interpretation (novice)
  • Logan Newell, 3rd place Extemporaneous Speaking (novice)
  • Elizabeth Patterson, finalist Extemporaneous Speaking (open)
  • Logan Newell, finalist Impromptu Speaking (novice)

January 2008

Mile High Swing, U Denver (Parli only)
1/11-1/14

Koma Kulshan Debates & Speech Tournament, Western Washington U
1/25-1/27

  • Elizabeth Patterson & John Lehman, Octofinalists, JV debate
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 3rd place debate speaker (out of 78)
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, 2nd place Prose Interpretation
  • Logan Newell, finalist novice Persuasive Speaking
  • Ana Diaz, finalist novice Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Ana Diaz, finalist novice Impromptu Speaking

February 2008

Western States Communication Assoc Tournament, Boulder, CO
2/15-2/17

Saint Mary's College, 2nd place Overall Sweepstakes award
Saint Mary's College, 2nd place Individual Events Sweepstakes award

  • Elizabeth Patterson & John Lehman, 2nd place JV Parli debate
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 1st place Impromptu speaking
  • Elizabeth Patterson, 3rd place Extemporaneous speaking
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, 2nd place Dramatic Interpretation
  • Ana Diaz, 3rd place Impromptu speaking
  • Shana Dhillon, 3rd place Prose Interpretation
  • Logan Newell, finalist Extemporaneous and Impromptu speaking
  • John Lehman, finalist Extemporaneous speaking

March 2008

National Christian Colleges Forensics Inviational, Belmont U (TN)
3/7-3/9

  • Logan Newell, 2nd place Extemporaneous speaking
  • Logan Newell, 3rd place Persuasive speaking
  • Logan Newell, 4th place Informative speaking
  • Logan Newell, 4th place Impromptu speaking
  • Ana Diaz, 3rd place JV debate speaker (out of 28)
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, finalist Informative speaking
  • Lisa Rose Battaglia, finalist Dramatic Interpretation

National Parliamentary Debate Association Nationals, US Air Force Academy (CO)
3/26-3/31

  • Logan Newell & Ana Diaz, 2nd place (novice)
  • Logan Newell, 6th place speaker
  • Ana Diaz, 7th place speaker

 

Events

May 2008

3rd Biannual Comm 010 Debate Tournament
5/17
Time: 11:00 AM-2:00 PM

March 2008

"The Great Debaters"
3/27
Time: 7:00 PM-10:00 PM

Black Heritage Celebration: Macken Collegiate Forensics co-sponsored event with the Delphine Intercultural Center. Free showing of the acclaimed film "The Great Debaters." Senior team member, Logan Newell, joins professors from Politics and Economics to discuss the film afterwards.

December 2007

2nd Biannual Comm 010 Debate Tournament
12/2
Time: 11:00 AM-2:00 PM

September 2007

New Team Members Meeting
9/5
Time: 5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Assumption 100B

Speech & Debate Demonstration Night!
9/12
Time: 5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Come by Assumption 100B on Wednesday, Sept 12th at 5 to see several competitive
events in action. Debate, interpretation of literature, and platform speaking
will be demonstrated by award-winning team members. The floor will be opened up
afterward for Q&A and discussion.

If you're considering team membership, this is a great opportunity to see what
the team actually does, live and in person!

See you there!

August 2007

Macken "Shout Out!"
8/29
Time: 6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Meet Macken Speech & Debate team members to find out what the team does and how you can become a member!

Pizza & soda provided.

See you there!

 

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