NOCFL Qualifier and City Championship

2020 — New Orleans, LA/US

Tournament Schedule

Tournament Schedule


           Thursday, March 05, 2020 – Isidore Newman School, New Orleans

                          1:30 p.m.      Congress Registration

               2:00 – 4:00 p.m.       Session 1

               4:15 – 6:15 p.m.       Session 2

               6:15 – 7:00 p.m.       Dinner (provided) and Announcement of Finalists

               7:00 – 9:00 p.m.       Final Session (will announce a list of medal winners ASAP)

            Friday, March 6, 2020 – Christ Episcopal School, Covington  

               3:15 p.m.                 Registration begins

               3:45 p.m.                 Registration ends

     4:00 p.m.                 RD. 1 Debate (LD, PF, Policy*) and Duo

     5:30 p.m.                 RD. 2 Debate (LD and PF) and Duo

     6:00 p.m.                 RD 2 Debate (Policy*)

     7:00 p.m.                 RD. 3 Debate (LD and PF) and Duo (Rd. 3 or Semi-finals)

     8:00 p.m.                 RD. 3 Debate (Policy*) IF NEEDED based on entries (I doubt there be more             than 3 rds of policy prelims needed.

     8:30 p.m.                 RD. 4 Debate (LD and PF) and Duo Finals (Duo finals may be moved to                   Saturday if needed)   

          *The policy schedule will be tweaked as needed based on interest and entries.

*I’m a little concerned about getting in that Duo final, depending upon judges or other things that could happen. Please be prepared for the possibility that Duo finals will run on Saturday. If we get it in on Friday night, great. But if not, then that is fine too!


Saturday, March 7, 2020 – Christ Episcopal School

    7:30 a.m.                 Registration for schools only with IE entries

    8:00 a.m.                 EXTEMP DRAW (Room TBA)

    8:30 a.m.                 Individual Events Round 1

  10:00 a.m.                 EXTEMP DRAW

  10:30 a.m.                 Individual Events Round 2

  12:00 p.m.                 Debate Elim 1 (LD and/or PF)/Duo finals (if needed)

    1:00 p.m.                 EXTEMP DRAW

    1:30 p.m.                 Individual Events Round 3 or Semi-Finals

    3:00 p.m.                 Debate Elim 2 (All divisions) 

              4:30 p.m.                 EXTEMP DRAW

              5:00 p.m.                 Individual Event Finals

              6:00 p.m.                 Debate Elim 3 (If needed)

              5:15 p.m.                 Coaches’ Meeting

              6:15 p.m.                 Awards

The Saturday schedule on Saturday is tentative and will be adjusted accordingly during the day if needed. The tabroom reserves the right to revise the Saturday schedule. Do NOT leave campus! If we push round times and your team and judges are not on campus, you stand the risk of forfeits and fines.