Rocks Speech & Debate Team
2015-2016 Competition Calendar
Parent Judging Meeting: VERY IMPORTANT!!!!
10/3 Thursday Parent Meeting
One parent per student competitor needs to attend this very important meeting. Every Speech & Debate competitor must have a 'judge' willing to attend competitions as needed. This evening meeting will provide detailed information on parent responsibilities and judging instructions. It is also a 'meet the coaches' evening. Student competitors are welcome to attend, however their presence is not required.
Practice Calendar for Students
Every interp/speech competitor MUST perform their piece in its entirety to a coach before they will be allowed to compete.
Extempers must show their files to a coach.
Broadcast must read their commercial, news clip, and any other required prepared piece.
Impromptu must perform.
Debaters must perform their constructive arguments for both the negate and affirm side.
Congress must have a 3 minute speech prepared (either for or against) for each piece of legislation.
10/24 Debate/Congress West Lafayette HS
10/31 Speech Noblesville HS
11/14 Speech/Debate/Congress Southporte HS
11/21 Speech/Congress Columbia East HS
Debate Kokomo HS
12/5 Speech/Debate/Congress Ben Davis HS
12/12 Speech Ball State University
1/9 Speech/Congress Fishers HS
1/16 Speech Lafayette Jefferson HS
1/22-23 NSDA District Debate West Lafayette HS
1/29-30 IHSFA State Debate Ben Davis HS
2/27 IHSFA Speech Sectionals Westfield HS (we host!!!)
3/5 NSDA District Speech Ben Davis HS
3/12 IHSFA Speech State Finals Fishers HS
Competition Calendar: 2017-2018
10/8 Saturday NOVICE SPEECH & DEBATE Ben Davis HS
10/15 Saturday NOVICE SPEECH Hamilton SE HS
11/5 Saturday SPEECH & Congress Fishers HS
11/12 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Southporte HS
12/3 Saturday DEBATE Ben Davis HS
1/7 Saturday SPEECH & Congress Ben Davis HS
1/27 Friday IHSFA State DEBATE Kokomo HS
1/28 Saturday IHSFA State DEBATE Kokomo HS
2/25 Saturday IHSFA Sectional SPEECH Westfield HS
3/4 Saturday HC/HH District SPEECH (NSDA) Hamilton SE HS
3/11 Saturday IHSFA State SPEECH TBA
10/14 Saturday DEBATE West Lafayette HS
11/4 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Fishers HS
11/11 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Southporte HS
12/9 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE WHS & WMS HS - WE HOST!!!
1/6 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Fishers HS
1/13 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress HSE High School
1/20 Saturday SPEECH Ball State University
2/10 Saturday SPEECH Logansporte HS
2/24 Saturday IHSFA Sectionals SPEECH WHS (We Host)
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3/3 Saturday HC/HH District SPEECH (NSDA) Shelbyville
3/10 Saturday IHSFA State SPEECH Fishers
2016-2017 Competition Calendar
Team meeting: Every other Monday during CORE time in room 1233
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Competition Calendar: 2018-2019
10/13 Saturday Novice DEBATE Ben davis HS
10/27 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Fishers HS
11/10 Saturday SPEECH Southport HS
11/17 Saturday DEBATE Ben Davis HS
12/1 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE Noblesville HS
1/5 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Fishers HS
1/12 Saturday SPEECH & Congress Noblesville HS
2/16 Saturday SPEECH & District Congress Columbus East HS
2/23 Saturday IHSFA Sectionals SPEECH WHS (We Host)
3/2 Saturday HC/HH District SPEECH (NSDA) HSE HS
3/9 Saturday IHSFA State SPEECH Fishers
3/23 Saturday Big Question Debate Westfield High School
(Topic: Are Humans Primarily Driven by Self-Interest?)
Practice Sessions: Every Friday during CORE time in room 1233 & 1452
Every Thursday 8:00 am in room 1233 & 1452
Every Tuesday after school from 4-5 in room 1233 & 1452
Competition Calendar: 2019-2020
10/12 Saturday DEBATE Ben Davis HS
11/2 Saturday DEBATE & Congress Fishers HS
11/9 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Southport HS
11/23 Saturday SPEECH New Castle HS
12/14 Saturday BIG QUESTION DEBATE Westfield HS (we HOST!)
1/11 Saturday SPEECH & DEBATE & Congress Fishers HS
1/18 Saturday SPEECH . Ball State University
1/24-25 Fri & Sat DEBATE STATE* Southport HS
2/1 Saturday DEBATE DISTRICTS* TBA
2/15 Saturday SPEECH & Congress Districts* Columbus East HS
2/29 Saturday IHSFA Sectionals SPEECH WHS (We Host)
3/7 Saturday HC/HH District SPEECH (NSDA) HSE HS
3/14 Saturday IHSFA State SPEECH** Fishers HS
6/15-6/19 NSDA SPEECH NATIONALS**
*Debate State, Debate Districts, and Congress Districts: competitors will be determined based upon season results.
**IHSFA State Speech and NSDA Nationals must 'break' out of sectionals and districts, respectively. Only top competitors move on.
2019-2020 Speech & Debate Call-Out meeting
Friday 8/30 in Room 1233 during CORE Time