CFL Speech 1 Milpitas

2018 — CA/US

We are pleased to invite you:

to the CFL League Speech 1 IE Tournament

to be held on October 20, 2018

at Milpitas High School 

1285 Escuela Parkway, Milpitas, CA 95035

All 12 Speech Events Offered: HI / DI / DUO / POI / OI / OPP / OO / OA / EXPOS / IMP / NX / IX

Students may enter in two events. If we are oversubscribed we will implement the league waitlist process.

Milpitas High School Map:

Please provide one ADULT judge for every four entries. This judge quota applies to all rounds, regardless of how many entries advance to semi-finals or finals. Thus, a school with five entries must provide two ADULT judges for all four rounds.

This will be a large tournament, so please enter your students by Wednesday, October 17th at 5pm and judges no later than Thursday, October 18th at 10:00pm.


New for this year: for speech tournaments, we are moving to online ballots so ALL judges must have a Tabroom account and must bring some sort of electronic device (laptop, tablet, etc.) to fill out their ballots.


AM Judges - 7:15am - 1:00pm

 PM Judges - 12:00pm - 6:00pm 



Judges' Instructions:

7:30 a.m.

Round 1 begins

8:00 a.m.

Round 2 begins

10:00 a.m. (each campus will run rounds ASAP, follow instructions given in each judge room for most accurate report times)

Lunch service

12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Round 3 begins

12:30 p.m. (PM Judging instructions start at 12:20pm)

Semi-Finals begin

3:30 p.m.


6:30 p.m.

(Extemp Draw times will be announced at registration)

Extemp Topic Areas:


Round 1: Economics

Round 2: Science and Tech

Round 3: Foreign Policy

Finals: Politics & Government


Round 1: Europe

Round 2: Mid East

Round 3: Africa

Finals: Asia

Entry Procedure

Registration should be completed via Tabroom.

Registration is due by January 18 and judging is due by January 19 to avoid fees.

Please carefully review our bylaws for eligibility of students:

A. Students participating in CFL tournaments shall meet the academic requirements for co-curricular participation established by their schools and/or school districts. Students must be enrolled in the school they represent.


$10.00 per single entry and $20.00 per duo team

Please mail check to:

Coast Forensic League

1346 The Alameda Suite 7 No 294

San Jose CA 95126

Invoices are directly available online on the tabroom account used to register entries.

Drops after the drop deadline will be assessed a fee of $50 per entry. 

Additions after the drop deadline will be assessed a late fee of $60.



Awards will be given to all finalists in all events.