South Albany RedHawk Virtual Invitational
2020 — NSDA Campus, OR/US
RedHawk Virtual Invitational
Hosted by South Albany High School
All registration will be online at http://redhawk.tabroom.com/
Registration is open to all 9th-12th grade representing the schools they attend.
IE competitors will get 5 prelim rounds, Debate (not policy) will get 4.
Registration will open on October 26th at 8 am.
Deadline for adds is Nov. 16th at 5 pm.
Recorded IE deadline is Nov. 16th at 5 pm.
Deadline for drops (without fees) is Nov. 16th at 5pm.
IE’s include: Humorous, Dramatic, Duo, Poetry, Prose, Inform, Oratory, ADS, POI, LIELL, and Radio. All IE’s will be asynchronous, so we will not be offering Impromptu and Extemp.
Novice and Senior divisions will be offered if enough students register for all events
Debate includes: Lincoln-Douglas, Public Forum, Policy, and Parli. IMPORTANT
We will use the November resolutions for all debate.
Teams must have an adult available throughout the tournament. A reachable phone number must be provided during registration.
DUO and Partnered Debates: Students must follow the guidance of their schools and legal guardians when competing in these events. Judges will be instructed to honor the decisions of the schools/legal guardians and not judge based on proximity.
We will have hangout rooms online for each team.
All judges must be registered through Tabroom. Judges may sign up for both live and recorded events.
Recorded events (all IE’s)- Judges should register as an asynchronous judge. These judges will be assigned preliminary rounds on Nov. 16th by 10 pm. Preliminary round ballots will be due on Nov 19th by 5 pm. Final rounds will be assigned on Nov. 19th by 8 pm. Final round ballots will be due on Nov. 20th at 11:59 pm.
Live events (all Debate) -Judges should register as synchronous judges for days available.
Judging fees- This year, schools will be responsible for providing an adequate number of judges. Teams not meeting the minimum requirement will be charged.
Schools should make sure their judges have had preliminary judges training or explanation of judging requirements.
Debate (Synchronous) - 1 judge per every 2 entries
IE’s (Asynchronous) - 1 judge per every 6 entries
School Participation Fee - $25
IE’s/Congress - $7 per event
Debate - $10 per event
Judge Fee- $40 per entry not covered. Please provide reliable judges. We do not want to charge anyone extra $$ for not having judges.
LD Resolved: The United States ought to provide a federal jobs guarantee.
PF Resolved: The United States should adopt a declaratory nuclear policy of no first use.
Policy Resolved: The United States federal government should enact substantial criminal justice reform in the United States in one or more of the following: forensic science, policing, sentencing.
Students may enter as many asynchronous events as they choose, provided the school can cover the entries with adequate judge numbers. Students may NOT double enter in Debate.
Submissions & links due Nov 16th by 5pm.
Prelim rounds 1-5 will run Nov 17th at 8:00am to Nov 19th at 5:00pm.
Finals will run Nov 19th at 8:00pm to Nov 20th at 11:59pm.
Synchronous Debate Schedule (LD, PF, Parli)
Round 1: 8:30am - 10:00am
Round 2: 10:00am - 11:30am
Round 3: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Lunch: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Round 4: 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Finals: 3: 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Synchronous Policy Debate Schedule
Round 1: 8:30am - 10:30am
Round 2: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Lunch: 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Round 3: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Finals: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Awards will be announced as soon as possible after competition is complete