The Varsity Debate Team of seniors Adam Hall and Garrett Nagorzanski earned 5th place honors this past weekend at the Grapevine Invitational where 70 teams from Arizona, California, Louisiana, Nevada, Oklahoma, Utah, Washington DC and all parts of Texas competed. Dr. Tracy McFarland received the Grapevine Debate Classic Coach of the Year Award. Given annually, the award recognizes coach-educators nationwide that demonstrate a commitment to education and debate.
Two Varisty Debate teams reached the quarterfinals and a historic six Jesuit teams in total placed in the top 20 of the Texas Forensic Association State Championships which were held at Alief Taylor High School in Houston over Spring Break.
The Debate Team earned Third Place Honors in both the Varsity and Novice Divisions at the Colleyville Heritage Invitational this past weekend where 70 teams from Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Kansas, and Arkansas competed.
The Debate Team earned first, third, and fifth place in the varsity division and a first/second place close out in the novice division this past weekend at the Denton Guyer Invitational where 25 teams from the metroplex competed in the two day event.
The varsity debate team of juniors Riler Holcombe and Jack Moore earned 9th place honors this past weekend at the Southern Bell Forum Tournament held at Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville.