The Patriot Debates

2021 — 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 one Division of Policy Debate, Lincoln Douglas Debate, and Public Forum Debate. Each Division will have a Junior Varsity and Novice Breakout given entries suffice. All teams with a 4-2 or better record will advance up to a full double-octo finals.

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. Most 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

(913) 283-5212