Nevada State Championship Tournament 2023
2023 — Las Vegas, NV/US
::: 2023 Nevada State Speech and Debate Tournament :::
The WCTA Speech and Debate Team and the 2023 Nevada State Speech and Debate Committee cordially invite you to the 2021 Nevada State Championship Tournament on April 14-15, 2023 at West Career and Technical Academy in Las Vegas, NV.
All entries, scripts, and fees are due by 4:00 PM on April 12, 2023. Make sure that all previous fees are paid in full before registering as you will not be able to register if your school has an outstanding balance. Contact the committee for more information regarding past payments.
Each school is limited to two (2) entries in all IE events, PF, LD, and Policy. Schools are limited to three (3) entries in Congress. The tournament will offer the following Individual Events (IE) and Debate: Congress, Lincoln Douglas, Policy, Public Forum, Domestic Extemporaneous, International Extemporaneous, Dramatic Interpretation, Humorous Interpretation, Duo Interpretation, Informative Speaking, Original Oratory, Program Oral Interpretation.
Friday, April 14
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM Registration and competitor check in
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM Extemporaneous Prep Round 1
3:00 PM - 4:30 PMIE Round 1
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Congress Opening and Committee
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Debate Round 1
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Congress Round 1
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Debate Round 2
8:00 PM - 8:45 PM Extemporaneous Prep Round 2:
8:30 PM - 9:45 PM IE Round 2
Saturday, April 15
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Congress Round 2
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Debate Round 3: Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM Extemporaneous Prep Round 3
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM IE Round 3
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM Congress Semifinals
12:00 PM - 2:15 PM Debate Round 4
2:15 PM - 2:55 PM Extemporaneous Prep Finals
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM IE Finals
4:00 PM - 6:15 PM Congress Finals
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Policy Semifinals
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Debate Quarterfinals
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM Debate Semifinals
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Policy Finals
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM Debate Finals
Awards 8:00PM (ASAP)
The WCTA Speech and Debate Team would like to express gratitude to the WCTA administration (Amy Dockter-Rozar, Stacy Byrne, Kelli Compton, Greg bailey, and Devyn Mcnamee Horst) and the 2023 Nevada State Committee (Eric Luchs, Christy Briggs, Jill Whitbeck, Shiela Berselli, and Chris Rawlins).