DSDL 2 Eagle Open at William G Enloe HS

2022 — Raleigh, NC/US

Dogwood Speech and Debate League Qualifier #2

Date: Saturday, October 22nd, 2022

Registration: Registration will occur electronically on Friday, October 21st from Noon to 4:00 PM. Please confirm your entry and judges via Tabroom.

Changes (prior to Round One) ought to be texted to (205) 746-1907. Nuisance fees apply to unreported drops.

Events Offered:

  • Novice Lincoln Douglas Debate
  • Lincoln Douglas Debate
  • Novice Public Forum Debate
  • Public Forum Debate
  • Congressional Debate
  • Declamation
  • Dramatic Performance
  • Novice Duo Interpretation
  • Varsity Duo Interpretation
  • Extemporaneous Speaking
  • Impromptu Speaking
  • Informative Speaking
  • Oral Interpretation of Literature
  • Original Oratory
  • Program of Oral Interpretation of Literature


Public Forum: Resolved: The United States Federal Government should substantially increase its investment in high-speed rail.

Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Resolved: The United States ought to implement a single-payer universal healthcare system.

Novice Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Resolved: Civil disobedience in a democracy is morally justified.

Student Congress: Student Congress legislation should remember the following information in regards to submission:

  • A school that enters competitors in the Congress division may submit appropriately formatted legislation.
  • Legislation must be submitted before Friday, October 14th at 6:00 PM via Tabroom.
  • Legislation will be posted no later than Monday, October 17th, 2022.
  • To expedite the release of the legislation packet, the League has adopted templates. They can be found on the website and Tabroom.

Impromptu Topics (Listed in Alphabetical Order):

  • Around the Animal Kingdom
  • This or That
  • The Art World
  • Global Questions
  • Musicals

Extemp Topics (Listed in Round Order):

  • US Politics
  • Asia & Oceania
  • US Economics, Energy & Environment
  • Africa & the Americas
  • Europe

Oral Interpretation of Literature:

  • Round 1 - Poetry
  • Round 2 - Prose
  • Round 3 - Poetry
  • Round 4 - Prose
  • Finals - Poetry

If you have questions, please email me at dsdltournamentdirector@gmail.com 

We hope to see you there!

Brittanie McNeil, Director

Crawford Leavoy, Tournament Director