Cottonwood Coyotes HOWLoween Classic
2020 — NSDA Campus, NM/US
The First Annual Cottonwood Coyotes HOWL-oween Speech and Debate Tournament
October 27-31, 2020
Online Tournament on NSDA Campus
Registration is online at
Oratory, Informative, Storytelling, Humorous, Dramatic, Duo, and POI
*Videos must be uploaded to any website: YouTube is one option
International Extemp, United States Extemp, and Impromptu
LD (novice & varsity), CX (collapsed), PF (novice & varsity), BQ (single division), and Congressional Debate (collpased)
Up to two per school, due to Bill Torres by Friday, Oct 23, at 5:00 PM. Email to
All student participants and all judges must have linked Tabroom accounts.
Asynchronous judging MUST be completed between 5:00PM Tuesday, October 27th and 4:00PM Friday, October 30th. Finals asynchronous judging MUST be completed between 6:00PM Friday, October 30th and 5:00PM Saturday, October 31st.
Contact Bill Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 505-280-9437 if you have any questions.
Program Oral Interpretation
United States Extemporaneous
Big Questions Debate
Novice/Varsity Public Forum Debate
Novice/Varsity Congress (limited to first 20 entries in each division)
Domestic Extemp Round Themes:
Round 1: Constitutional Applications
Round 2: Election 2020
Round 3: Foreign Policy
International Extemp Round Themes:
Round 1: International Alliances
Round 2: Refugees
Round 3: Global Economics
Storytelling Theme: Ghost Stories
Students may enter one debate event and as many asynchronous speech events as they want. Students may enter only ONE of the following USX, IX, or Impromptu. Congress entries may ONLY enter Congress.
Entry fees of $8/student, Duo/Team Debate is $16/team
Drop fee of student entry fee will be assessed if drops are made after 3pm 10/30.
Please pay attention to judging requirements on Tabroom.
Please make checks payable to CCPS with Speech and Debate in the memo line.
Schools may submit up to TWO (2) pieces of legislation for Congress, due by 3pm 10/23.
Top 3 in each event will receive medals, with finalists being recognized.
LD will use the novice topic and the September/October topic for varsity.
CX and BQ will use the 2020-2021 topics.
PF will use the September/October Topic.