The Patriot Debates

2020 — Independence, MO/US


            The Truman High School Speech and Debate team would like to invite you to register for The Patriot Debates at Truman High School. We will be hosting Varsity and Novice divisions of Policy Debate, Lincoln Douglas, and Public Forum Debate. Each division will have 6 prelims and an appropriate number of elimination rounds. LD and PFD elims will conclude on Saturday night, while policy may have up to quarter finals occur on Sunday due to entry numbers.

            Registration will be through you can find our tournament website here: The tournament will be run entirely off of All school judges must have linked Tabroom Accounts and be willing to fill out online ballots. All of our coaches will be in the judging pool, so Tabroom online ballot literacy is a must.

Please find all other relevant information below, and email both of us if you have any questions or concerns!


Jeri Willard

Parker Hopkins