2024 Pine Richland Invitational

2024 — Gibsonia, PA/US

You are cordially invite you to the annual Pine Richland Tournament, held at Pine-Richland High School on 700 Warrendale Rd, Gibsonia, PA 15044. Below you will find important information regarding tournament. (More details are available via the tournament flier).

EVENTS: Follow PHSSL rules; double entries are not permitted. A registration cap per events has been imposed to plan classrooms to events based on room availability.



  • Dramatic and Humorous Interpretation

  • Duo Interpretation

  • Congress

  • Persuasive and Information Original Oratory

  • Prose

  • Poetry

  • Extemporaneous Speaking

  • Commentary

    • See invitation details for topic areas

  • Impromptu

    • See invitation details for topic areas

  • Student Congress (Super Session will consist of 10 total)

  • JV and Open Lincoln Douglas Debate

    • Utilize Jan. 2023 NSDA topic

  • JV and Open Public Forum Debate

    • Utilize Jan. 2023 NSDA topic

  • Policy Debate
  • Parliamentary Debate

      • An American Education

      • Digital Footprints

      • What Are You Eating

      • Federal Government Fundamentals

JUDGING: Please make sure all judges have required clearances.

  • 1 Judge for every 2 debate entries or fraction thereof

  • 1 Judge for every 5 speech entries or fraction thereof

  • 1 Judge for every 6 congress entries or fraction thereof

  • We will have a couple judges for hire but are still working to confirm the final count. If you are unable to meet your judging obligations and/or want to hire a judge, please reach out to PR Coach Kayley.


  • Registration will open from 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM the day of. (a detailed schedule outline is available via the tournament invitation)
  • Lunch Tickets will be sold for $6 per person in front of the library.

    • Lunch Tickets include the option of a Italian, turkey, vegetarian hoagie or a garden salad with chips and a drink.
    • Snacks will also be available for purchase in the cafeteria.

  • For issues the day of: Text (do not call) the Tabroom Google Voice Number 412-376-3490 with your name, event, and issue.

    • Please share this number with your students as well.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact PR Coach Kayley Szymanski <sponsor.k.szymanski@rams.pinerichland.org>. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • The Pine-Richland Forensics Team