Bushland High School Falcon Classic
2023 — Bushland, TX/US
We are excited to host the 2nd Falcon Classic this year! We graciously welcome each and every one of you to attend our tournament. We hope to provide a positive and exciting competition experience.
We will be offering the following IE events:
Poetry & Prose (Reader’s choice), HI, DI, POI, OO, INFO, FX, DX, Impromptu, DUO, and DUET
We will also be offering the following debate events:
Lincoln Douglas: TBD: Current NSDA Topic
Cross-examination: Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase fiscal redistribution in the United States by adopting a federal jobs guarantee, expanding Social Security, and/or providing a basic income.
Congress will utilize the TFA docket:
Entries are due by November 7th at 5:00 pm. Drops must be registered before November 8th at 5:00 pm. Entry fees are $12.00 for IEs, Duo, Duet, and Congress and $15.00 for LD and CX.
Due to the limited amount of options for lunch nearby, we will be offering a meal deal again for students this year. It will include a sausage wrap, bag of chips, and drink for $7.00. You will be able to pre-order these meals under the "Concessions" tab on our tournament website. Pre-orders must be submitted and finalized by Tuesday, November 7 at 4pm.
The top three schools will be honored for overall sweepstakes. The following is the sweepstakes formula:
IE, DUO, DUET, Congress:
1st - 12 points
2nd - 10 points
3rd - 8 points
4th - 6 points
5th-8th - 4 points
12 -1st place
10 - 2nd place
8 - Semis
The Schedule will be as follows:
8:00 am - Rd 1 Pattern A, Rd 1 LD, CX, Congress Prelims
9:45 am - Rd 1 Pattern B
10:00 am - Rd 2 LD, CX
11:30 am - Rd 2 Pattern A
12:00 pm - Rd 3 LD, CX
1:15 pm - Rd 2 Pattern B, Congress Finals
2:30 pm - Semis LD, CX
3:00 pm - Finals Pattern A
4:00 pm - Finals LD
4:30 pm - Finals Pattern B, Finals CX
Pattern A - HI, DX, FX, Poetry, Duet, Impromptu
Pattern B - OO, INFO, DI, POI, Prose, Duo
Please note that our school plans to participate in the TFA initiative that allows students from the host school to compete.
Bushland Speech and Debate