Gothenburg Speech Tournament

2023 — Gothenburg, NE/US

Only Nebraska School will be allowed to register for this tournament



Dear Speech Coach,

It is my pleasure to extend this invitation to you for the 2022 Gothenburg Invitational Speech Tournament to
be held on February 5, 2022 at Gothenburg High School. We will offer competition in each of the 9 NSAA
speech events offered in classes B-D2. We will have both varsity and novice divisions in a three round-no
finals tournament. Students may triple enter at their own risk. {This is an in-person tournament.}

AWARDS - Varsity medals will be awarded to the top 6 in all events. Novices will be awarded 6 medals in all
events. SWEEPSTAKES: we will be awarding sweepstakes plaques for the champion and runner up large
school team and plaques for the champion and runner up small school team. Gothenburg students will NOT
be eligible for the sweepstakes award.

ENTRY FEES are $7.00 for each entry. You must provide one judge for each six entries or part thereof.
Hired judges are $75.00 each. Please do your best to cover your entries, we only have a limited supply of

CONCESSIONS/Student Hangout will be in the South Gym located in the Community Building on
the north end of the campus. Due to our winter formal events, we will need to clear the gym before 2:30pm
- more details will be provided closer to the tournament. Gothenburg Speech Team will sell breakfast food,
snacks, and lunch for students; refreshments will be provided in the hospitality room for all coaches/judges.

7:15 - 7:45 - Registration on Main Street by the east entrance on Avenue. I.
8:00 - Round I - Flight A
9:15 - Round I - Flight B
10:30 - Round II - Flight A
11:45 - Round II - Flight B
1:00 - Round III - Flight A
2:15 - Round III - Flight B
3:30 - Awards in Performing Arts Center

* Extempers draw one hour before flight B in the Media Center

REGISTRATION for your team will be online at
Entries are due by January 30. Changes in your entry can be made up to February 3. No adds or event
switches will be allowed on contest day. If you have any drops or questions, you may call me at school
(308) 537-3651- ext.4132, or my cell (308) 529-1694. Your best bet for an immediate response is to email
me at Thank you in advance.

We are thrilled about the opportunity to host this tournament, and believe it will be a rewarding experience for
all involved. We look forward to seeing you on the 5th!

Kaitlyn Clark
Lori Long, Brett & Kayla Mann