Steinbeck Invitational LD
2017 — Salinas, CA/US
3rd ANNUAL STEINBECK INVITATIONAL
Saturday, December 09
7:00-7:45 Registration (S215/Science Building) WIFI IS CAMPUS WIDE, NO PASSWORD!
7:30 Extemp draw, Round 1 (Room E112)
8:00 Pattern A, Round 1
8:40 LD, Round 1
9:30 Pattern B, Round 1
10:10 LD, Round 2
11:00 Extemp draw, Round 2 (Room E112)
11:30 Pattern A, Round 2
Noon-1:00 Grab and Go! Lunch, Student Center
12:15 LD, Round 3
1:00 Pattern B, Round 2
1:40 LD, Round 4
2:30 Extemp draw, Finals (Room E112)
2:45 Pattern A, Finals
3:30 LD, Quarter-Finals
4:30 LD, Semi-Finals
4:45 Pattern B, Finals
5:45 LD, Finals
Pattern A: DI, EXTEMP, INF, POETRY, POI, PROSE
Pattern B: CA, DUO, IMPROMPTU, PERSUASIVE, STE
Students are limited to a triple-entry per pattern (NO student may be entered in more than six I.E.s total; three per
NFA-LD: If a student is entered in NFA-LD, he/she is LIMITED to one event entry in both Pattern A and Pattern B. (NO
student entered in NFA-LD may be entered in more than two other I.E.s total; one per each pattern).
NFA-LD students will be scheduled first (or as close as possible) in both Pattern A and Pattern B. NFA-LD DEBATERS
NEED TO HELP US KEEP THE TOURNAMENT ON TIME. Please encourage your debaters to monitor time
carefully, get to Pattern A and Pattern B events quickly, and leave appropriately if it is time to get to a debate round.
If a competitor is entered in both NFA-LD and Extemp, he/she will be scheduled first (or as close as possible) in Extemp
draw and his/her other Pattern A event (if applicable) to ensure he/she can get to the NFA-LD round on time.
If a competitor breaks in both NFA-LD quarter-finals and Extemp and/or other Pattern A events, he/she will be
scheduled first (or as close as possible) in Extemp and his/her other I.E. event (if applicable) to ensure he/she can get to
the NFA-LD quarter-final round on time.
If a competitor breaks in both NFA-LD semi-finals and Pattern B events, he/she will debate first, and then immediately go
to his/her Pattern B finals.
In order to have the tournament run on time, oral critiques will be STRONGLY discouraged. Hartnell College cannot
ensure a timely tournament if this standard is not followed.