Freshman Deathmatch Round Robin

2020 — Online, NJ/US

Hello all! We hope you are doing well during quarantine. The dates of the tournament will be 5/29-5/31 and registration closes on 5/27.

This tournament is designed for mainly novices (but also more experienced freshman) to have a competitive and educational experience in a round robin format.

Judges should preferably be juniors or older, but if you are really interested in judging as a sophomore then please let us know.

This tournament will be hosted on Discord. Once debaters and judges join the Discord link provided, stay tuned for results we will vote on the topic. 

The Discord link is here:

The topic is Resolved: The United States should replace means-tested welfare programs with a universal basic income.

Schedule: (Times in Eastern, -3 hours for Pacific)

3 rounds on Friday

R1 6:30-8 pm

R2 8-9:30 pm

R3-9:30-10:45 pm

4 rounds on Saturday

R4 12-1:30 pm 

R5 1:45-3 pm 

R6 3:30-4:45 pm 

R7 5:15-6:30 pm

Elims on Sunday- Runoffs at 12 pm, remaining asap