Lewis and Clark Invitational

2022 — Yankton, SD/US

We are excited to welcome you to the 2022 Lewis and Clark Invitational, January 29-30 at Yankton High School.

We will offer 3 rounds of IEs and a final on Friday. In addition to novice and varsity extemp and oratory, we will be running combined novice and varsity events in DI, HI, DUO, POI, and INFO. Coaches, please make sure that you clearly mark your novices in Tabroom (and remove the novice designation from all varsity competitors). We will award the top novice in each of these categories.

In addition to IEs, we will again be running 2 congress sessions on Friday. If numbers warrant, we will have separate novice and varsity houses. We have added 2 sessions of Congress on Saturday. We will be using the docket from Speech Fiesta. 

We will offer 6 rounds and a final of varsity PF and LD debate on Saturday. Novice PF and LD will have 5 rounds of debate and a final. PUBLIC FORUM WILL BE DEBATING THE FEBRUARY TOPIC! Resolved: On balance, Turkey's membership is beneficial to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.


12:15-1:00 Registration-Theater

1:00 General Meeting-Theater

1:30 Extemp Draw Round 1

2:00 All IEs speak Round 1

2:00-4:00 Student Congress Session 1

3:00 Extemp Draw Round 2

3:30 All IEs speak Round 2

4:30 Extemp Draw Round 3

5:00 All IEs Speak Round 3

5:00-7:00 Student Congress Session 2

6:30 Final Extemp Draw

7:00 All IEs Speak Final


9:00 Debate Round 1

10:15 Debate Round 2

11:30 Debate Round 3

1:30 Debate Round 4

2:45 Debate Round 5

4:00 Debate Round 6/Novice Final

5:15 Final Round

6:15 Awards