DEBATE TOURNAMENT AT HUNTER'S POINT COMMUNITY MIDDLE SCHOOL RESULTS (2/7/15)
Middle School Public Forum Debate
1st Place: Sanford James and Lance James
6th Place: Maya and Venkatesh Gunaseelan
9th Place: Kevin Byun and David Wang
10th Place: Maminah Jamil and Daniel Kim
Middle School Policy Debate
2nd Place: Hansie Wang and Kenneth Chen
Middle School Advanced Policy Debate Top Speaker Awards
1st Place – Kenneth Chen (AGAPE Long Island)
7th Place – Hansie Wang (AGAPE Long Island)
Middle School Beginners National Public Forum Debate Top Speaker Awards
1st Place – Lance James (AGAPE Long Island)
2nd Place – Sanford James (AGAPE Long Island)
6th Place – Merra Dasgupta (AGAPE Long Island)
7th Place – Maya Gunaseelan (AGAPE Princeton)
8th Place – Daniel Kim (AGAPE Queens)
9th Place – Venkatesh Gunaseelan (AGAPE Princeton)
DEBATE LEAGUE NEWS
QUEENS DEBATE LEAGUE INAUGURAL TOURNAMENT A BIG SUCCESS (1/31/15)
On Saturday, January 31, the Queens Debate League held their first inaugural tournament. The tournament was attended by schools from District 26 in Queens, New York. The tournament was held at M.S. 172Q Irwin Altman in Glen Oaks, Queens.
In the overall team sweepstakes awards, M.S. 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne took first place, with M.S. 158 Marie Curie taking second place and M.S. 172Q Irwin Altman rounding out the field with third place honors.
In the top team awards, first place went to Jennifer Lee and Kelly Kang of M.S. 74. Second place went to the team of Elaine Chen, Alexsaundra Marin, and Natalia Brillon also of M.S. 74. Third place honors went to Felicia Chen and Javah Xie of M.S. 158. Fourth place team ranking went to Madison Fishman and Elizabeth Doss of M.S. 158. Fifth place, was taken by Alishba Iftikhar, Aditi Pardeshi, and Elizabeth Katanov of M.S. 172Q.
In the top speakers' awards, Jennifer Lee, of M.S. 74, won first place of out of 50 speakers. Sanford James, of M.S. 74, took second place speaker. Alan Ajit, of M.S. 172Q, received third place honors.
The Queens Debate League host tournaments through out the Borough of Queens. The Queens Debate League is open to any public, parochial or charter in Queens. We offer competitive divisions in both policy and public forum debate for students in elementary, middle school, and high school.
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