North Catholic Invitational
2020 — Hybrid/Pittsburgh, PA/US
Thanks for your interest in the 2020 North Catholic Invitational!
Details can be found on the various registration pages, but to help you with your planning please note the following information:
The tournament will be held virtually this year using NSDA Campus for all live events.
Live events will include Congress, PFD, LD debate, Parliamentary debate (if numbers permit) Impromptu, Dramatic Interp, Humorous Interp, Prose, and Poetry.
Asynchronous events will include Informative Speaking, Oratory, Duo Interpretation, Storytelling, and POI.
Async events will run on Thursday and Friday!!! Judges for those events must be able to enter ballots on Thursday and Friday!
Lincoln Douglas and Public Forum Debate will begin on Friday December 11 at 4:00 PM. The top 8 teams in each division will advance to rounds on Saturday December 12. Students who do not advance may enter Congress if they would like. (Please note that this will entail an additional entry fee. Details will be sent to debate coaches as we approach the day of the tournament.)
If you have questions about how to judge or how to compete in a tournament of this type, we suggest that you look at the other pages on this website. We will update them as questions arise, hoping to make things clear for all of you.
Thanks again, and we hope to "see" you in Pittsburgh on December 11 & 12 (10, 11, 12 if you are going async!)