National Speech and Debate Tournament

2017 — Birmingham, AL/US

Final Places in Worlds Schools Debate

Place Code Name Institution Ballots
1st New York City White Jones, McCordick, Lindseth, Li & Castaldi-Moller New York City
2nd East Texas White England, Faulkner, Grantham, Purcell & Saklou East Texas
Semis New Jersey Red Miao, Hong, Egan, Brumer & Rao New Jersey
Semis Florida Manatee Blue Gamboa, Uvino, Matei, Wasserman & Avella Florida Manatee
Quarters Colorado Grande White Bryant, Barta, Palmer & Hickert Colorado Grande
Quarters Carolina West Blue Miklaucic, Dumpala, Schuler & Sinclair Carolina West
Quarters Carolina West White McLelland, Gupta, Gong, Hazeldine & Brown Carolina West
Quarters East Oklahoma Red Meyer, Williams & Estes East Oklahoma
Octos New England Blue Lively, Davis & Kurd New England
Octos Florida Sunshine Red Allen, Clarke, Kang & Wood Florida Sunshine
Octos North Coast Red Blatz, Hadzinski, Jagetia, Protasiewicz & Peter North Coast
Octos Valley Forge White DaSilva, Oxenford, Mohammad, Blosky & Kara Valley Forge
Octos Sierra White Boroski, McCoy, Baly, Heragu & Cheema Sierra
Octos East Kansas White Empson, Bishop, Pultz-Earle, Gruman & Zwart East Kansas
Octos East Kansas Blue Song, Lawrence, Neal, Hawes & Smith East Kansas
Octos South Texas Blue Asante, Lovelace & Kambala South Texas
Doubles Yellow Rose White Sprintson, Grisham, Malhas, Jewell & He Yellow Rose
Doubles Idaho Mountain River White Coutts, Smith, Johnson, Wellard & Armstrong Idaho Mountain River
Doubles Heart Of Texas Red Valdespino, Hann & Akano Heart Of Texas
Doubles South Carolina White Murray, Tapp, Jones, Gallagher & McKeel South Carolina
Doubles Eastern Missouri Blue Petev, Calvert & Tarakanova Eastern Missouri
Doubles Eastern Missouri White Chan, Murali & Wells Eastern Missouri
Doubles North Coast Blue Speece, Khosla, Ergungor, Paik & Liu North Coast
Doubles Southern California Blue Magee, White-Matthews, Vaillancourt, O'Brien & Kolshorn Southern California
Doubles Southern California White Park, Tabba, Shih & Fu Southern California
Doubles Southern Minnesota Jude, Bhavsar, Mathews, Aggarwal & Shekhar Southern Minnesota
Doubles Ozark Blue Ollis, Belt, Waring, Collins & Berkshire Ozark
Doubles Colorado Red Frommelt, Ambrose, Hashimoto, Mohammed & Jacob Colorado
Doubles Rocky Mountain-North Blue DeMaret, Haas, Roberts, AmRhein & Wright Rocky Mountain-North
Doubles Lone Star Blue Kana, Khanna, Perkins, Sims & Pearson Lone Star
Doubles Lone Star Red Singh, Zhang, Teachenor, Govindacharyula & Zhou Lone Star
Doubles Florida Oceanfront Slaughter, Yeackley, Schloss & McDaniel Florida Oceanfront

Final Places in Worlds Schools Debate

Place Code Name Institution Win Pts -1HL Pts -2HL Pts OSd Rand Ballots
Prelim Montana Blue Mahoney, Schmidt, Ellig, Wookey-Huffman & O'Shea Montana 4 983 488 1470 92.66 3.12
Prelim New Jersey White Lai, Huang, Chen, Upadhya & Leonard New Jersey 4 981 492 1460 104.83 7.16
Prelim Western Slope Red Seeman, Stalcup, Doyle, Morrell & Arhelger Western Slope 4 980 492 1463.5 72.16 8.03
Prelim Space City White Robles, Liu, Foster, Bautista & Yang Space City 4 980 489 1464 69.66 5.5
Prelim Arizona Blue Moriarty, Flores, Steiner, Bakhle & Delgado Arizona 4 980 489 1462 96 2.7
Prelim North Oregon Blue Datta, Cunningham, McGrane, Dunn & Hamilton North Oregon 4 978 488 1461 106 0.6
Prelim South Oregon White Newman, Scholes, Vasquez, Kirby & Roberts South Oregon 4 977 490 1467 106.66 1.64
Prelim Golden Desert Fincher, Riley, Robledo, Stewart & Ross Golden Desert 4 976 495 1455.5 97.33 7.6
Prelim Northeast Indiana Campos, Yager, Collins & Van Drie Northeast Indiana 4 975 484 1461.5 99.83 2.91
Prelim Idaho Gem of the Mountain Red Luke, Thiel, McKinney, Carter & Maggard Idaho Gem of the Mountain 4 972 484 1456.5 52 3.52
Prelim Nebraska South Red Grayson, Curry, Cui, Wang & Cho Nebraska South 4 971 488 1451 78.66 8.9
Prelim Great Salt Lake Red Williams, Swan & Herbst Great Salt Lake 4 971 484 1454 71.16 6.56
Prelim New Mexico Blue McCumber, Shipley, Shen & Poston New Mexico 4 970 489 1452 75.16 2.27
Prelim Magnolia Red Rigney, Maddigan, Lyon & Johnson Magnolia 4 970 484 1449 90.16 3.36
Prelim Western Slope White Morgan, Gallagher, Brown-Wolf, Hurt & Miller Western Slope 4 969.9 485.4 1460.4 51.6 7.81
Prelim California Coast Blue Veeramacheneni, Vichare, Wang, Yaghoobi & Huang California Coast 4 968.5 485 1446.5 86.33 1.66
Prelim West Los Angeles Blue Green, Lavender, Dutcher, Farkash & Alberti West Los Angeles 4 966 483 1448.5 68.5 8.45
Prelim Florida Sunshine White Sharma, Sharma, Ehlbeck, Bisnath & Dyer Florida Sunshine 4 964 482 1444 71.33 8.22
Prelim Capitol Valley Weideman, Reddy, Kim, Bavitisetti & Yuva Raju Capitol Valley 4 963 477 1449 84 9.09
Prelim East Los Angeles Red Marsh, Nguyen, Jimenez, Williams & Natarajan East Los Angeles 4 962.5 482.5 1443.5 63.5 3.99
Prelim San Fran Bay Bhattacharyya, Koyyada, Donthi, Iyer & Joshi San Fran Bay 4 961.5 482.5 1441 94.5 3.57
Prelim Pittsburgh White Xu, Ricci, Hilterman, Morgus & Kang Pittsburgh 4 961 483 1431.5 110 2.06
Prelim North Texas Longhorns White Shivji, Chakraborty, Hasham, Agrawal & Gowda North Texas Longhorns 4 961 481 1447.5 80.66 1.23
Prelim North Oregon Red Wilczewski, Pollak, Rakha-Sheketoff, Schubert & Im North Oregon 4 960.5 480 1439 85.5 0.38
Prelim New England Red Esposito, Bansal, Mahowald & Su New England 4 960 481 1441 84.66 0.98
Prelim Hoosier Heartland Red Harrison, Contreras, Elliott, Singhal & Flores Hoosier Heartland 4 959 479 1452 80.5 7.37
Prelim Rocky Mountain-South Plotkin, Amundson, Clemons, Goldstein & Paradis Rocky Mountain-South 4 957 478 1438 83.33 4.44
Prelim Maine Smith, Nguyen, O'Meara & Dunn Maine 4 955.5 478.5 1437.5 71.66 2.7
Prelim Northwest Indiana Red McKenzie, Kruyer, Yeakey & Edwards Northwest Indiana 4 955 482 1429 88.33 5.03
Prelim Tarheel East White Dietz, Taffe, Knott, Fang & Booker Tarheel East 4 943 472 1415 78.5 1.21
Prelim Arizona White Cohen, Steiner, Kirk, Guthrie & Pesari Arizona 3 993.5 501.5 1484.5 110 2.91
Prelim Deep South Red Thomas, Duncan, Hutchinson, Bulls & Finch Deep South 3 982 492 1474 102 9.07
Prelim Rocky Mountain-North Red Markham, Moss, Smith, McCutchen & Koons Rocky Mountain-North 3 980.5 491 1471 85 1.02
Prelim Northern South Dakota Waltjer, Crinion & Bultena Northern South Dakota 3 980 487 1459 115.16 4.23
Prelim South Texas White Morris, Stranges, Kraynak, Taylor-Sheinman & Sheena South Texas 3 976 487 1454 78.33 3.8
Prelim Heart Of America White Potter, Bunce, Banks, Drewry & Zaerr Heart Of America 3 975 487 1470 111.83 7.39
Prelim North Texas Longhorns Red Das, Ladhani, Jiang, Manoj & Fan North Texas Longhorns 3 974.5 489 1464.5 63.16 1.45
Prelim Rushmore Blue Stevens, Wong, Overstreet & Josko Rushmore 3 971.5 483 1455.5 88.66 6.97
Prelim Western Ohio White Zhang, Agrawal, Hayes, Ponkshe & Moden Western Ohio 3 971.5 482.5 1445.5 91.5 8.88
Prelim Northwest Indiana Blue Hansen, Swallow, Yu & Hu Northwest Indiana 3 970.5 484 1450.5 58.5 4.82
Prelim Puget Sound White Jurenka, Gill, Madan, Klein & DeCracker Puget Sound 3 970 485 1454 73.16 1.89
Prelim Eastern Ohio Blue Nielson, Tripathy, Shaya, Prochniak & Pukys Eastern Ohio 3 969.5 481.5 1451.5 95.16 5.9
Prelim California Coast Red Sur, Dembner, Dubey, Cong & Munce California Coast 3 968 484.5 1459.5 105.16 1.87
Prelim Florida Manatee White Freyre, Siegel, Fonseca & Cabeza Florida Manatee 3 967 484 1449.5 102.16 1.68
Prelim Arkansas White Rhoades, Manon, Wiederkehr, English & Hernandez Arkansas 3 966 483 1446.5 92 3.55
Prelim Eastern Ohio Red Hunter, Monroe, Allison, Henry & Dinko Eastern Ohio 3 966 480 1445 86.5 5.69
Prelim Colorado White Anderson, Yohannes, Walker, Greven & Cartaya Colorado 3 965 489 1440 79.66 2.08
Prelim Virginia Kwon, Rubio, Shenkman & Morehouse Virginia 3 965 483 1446.5 114.83 2.93
Prelim Louisiana Red Ziegler, Blackstock, Whalen, Duplessis & Young Louisiana 3 964.5 482.5 1443 71.16 8
Prelim Taiwan Chou, Wang, Chen & Phil Taiwan 3 964 483 1435 73 9.66
Prelim New York City Red Kohli, Mahon, Johnson, Doran & Hepworth New York City 3 964 476 1435 79.33 4.63
Prelim East Oklahoma White Maupin, Davison & Davison East Oklahoma 3 963 481 1443 83.5 5.93
Prelim Tennessee White Ball, Kennedy, Helberg, Cole & Sriram Tennessee 3 962 486 1437 84.16 6.33
Prelim Kansas Flint-Hills White Persinger, Austin, Shavey, Hennessey & Phan Kansas Flint-Hills 3 962 481.5 1443 73 8.05
Prelim Rushmore Red Asfora, Sturm, Shaik, Nash & Morehead Rushmore 3 962 480 1437 93.16 6.75
Prelim Deep South Blue Darden, Behr, Payne, Lindsey & Peck Deep South 3 961.2 480.2 1441.2 102 9.28
Prelim South Oregon Blue Leavitt, Thompson, Dhenin, Naik & Ringo South Oregon 3 960 481 1445.5 74.33 1.42
Prelim Idaho Mountain River Blue Reynolds, Bingham, Nate, Ekker & Johnston Idaho Mountain River 3 959 481 1449 97 2.89
Prelim Valley Forge Blue Wen, Fulmer, Deliwala & Martin Valley Forge 3 958 480 1439.5 91.16 3.76
Prelim Western Washington Blue Ta, Glascock, Griffith & Maghirang Western Washington 3 958 477 1438 115.66 1.19
Prelim West Kansas Red Tice, Vasquez, Buek, Kumar & Glaspie West Kansas 3 957 471 1455 70.33 6.99
Prelim Yellow Rose Red Mosmeyer, Bond, Barkis, Petty & Perkins Yellow Rose 3 956.5 486.5 1426.5 102.33 3.74
Prelim East Texas Blue McCrary, Goemmer, Ribera & Desai East Texas 3 955 478 1433 78.33 9.75
Prelim East Los Angeles White Olivas, Hong, Dunbar, Harris & Mondragon East Los Angeles 3 955 476 1432 89 3.78
Prelim Central Texas Blue Bautista, Schrader, Williams, Carlson & Henretty Central Texas 3 953 477 1440 52.83 9.7
Prelim Ozark White Hovey, Shields, Indyk, Borbas & Stroud Ozark 3 952.5 480 1440 120 4.42
Prelim Hoosier Heartland Blue Saravanan, Alderton, Jud, Smith & Jacobs Hoosier Heartland 3 952 476 1428 83.33 7.58
Prelim Georgia Northern Mountain Red Peterson, Crayton, Williams & Mohammed Georgia Northern Mountain 3 952 476 1427 69 2.96
Prelim Three Trails Blue Aravinth, Batrash, Edwards, Ross & Kathol Three Trails 3 951.5 475.5 1429.5 49.66 7.2
Prelim Louisiana White Gold, Selim, Langford & Marx Louisiana 3 950 477 1422 80.33 7.79
Prelim Big Valley Red Ribeiro, Crawford, Garcia, Kopecki & Jakobs-White Big Valley 3 950 476 1422 82.33 2.72
Prelim Tall Cotton Blue Hurt, Ghandour, Council, Burrell & Collins Tall Cotton 3 950 475 1427.5 85.33 4.16
Prelim Magnolia Blue Sayre, Thompson, Miller, Harry & Zaninelli Magnolia 3 947 474 1418 52.16 3.14
Prelim Tennessee Blue Rozanski, Jernigan, Salazar, Adabala & Pillai Tennessee 3 946.5 469.5 1426.5 72.33 6.54
Prelim Three Trails Red Straw, Sidhu, Ohler, Shirley & VanMeerhaeghe Three Trails 3 944.5 472.5 1417 65.66 7.41
Prelim Puget Sound Blue Craven, Du, Stepin, Parker & Randal Puget Sound 3 943 470 1420 96.66 2.11
Prelim Show Me Mays, Acosta, Hinojos & Williams Show Me 3 942.5 471.5 1415.5 55.5 4.87
Prelim Florida Panther Red Park, Estrada & Kashif Florida Panther 3 935.5 467.5 1405.5 95.33 9.32
Prelim Heart Of America Red Peek, Frye, Amthor, Frederick & Mueller Heart Of America 3 933 466 1392 46.2 7.18
Prelim Western Ohio Blue Stockham, Bhardwaj, Janatowski, Caputo & Yang Western Ohio 3 933 465 1397 93.16 8.66
Prelim Georgia Southern Peach Red Johnston, Saymeh, Plumb, Correll & Harper Georgia Southern Peach 3 931 465.5 1395 107.8 5.01
Prelim Central Minnesota Olson, Martin & Ahmann Central Minnesota 2 989.5 489 1492.5 105 5.88
Prelim West Iowa White Gustafson, Snyder, Tidwell, Anderson & Beebe West Iowa 2 980.5 491 1461.5 103.16 5.06
Prelim Northern Illinois Senno, Marquardt & Grimsted Northern Illinois 2 967 484 1448.5 91 2.06
Prelim Northern Ohio White Amireh, Lea, McDonald, Humphries & Neider Northern Ohio 2 964 482 1452.5 54.5 5.08
Prelim Morroco Faid, Sentoussi & Sibai Morroco 2 964 480 1448 129.16 9.03
Prelim West Texas Red Gardea, Couch, Garcia, Juarez & Morales West Texas 2 962 482 1446 107.33 4.8
Prelim Hoosier Crossroads Red Mukhin, Jenkins, O'Connor, Shaikh & Sun Hoosier Crossroads 2 962 478 1439 76.16 8.64
Prelim North Dakota Roughrider Blue Hill, Doume, Weintraub, Schoer & Cowdrey North Dakota Roughrider 2 961.5 481.5 1433.5 86.5 0.17
Prelim Northern Ohio Red Carbon, DaVila, Gordon, Jones & Lee Northern Ohio 2 961 480.5 1446 100.83 5.29
Prelim Utah-Wasatch Blue Griffiths, Hall, Gibson, Feigleson & Frederick Utah-Wasatch 2 961 479 1444.5 88.66 0.13
Prelim Heart Of Texas White Houdek, Maedgen & Kern Heart Of Texas 2 959 482.5 1438 83.33 1.61
Prelim West Iowa Blue La Vie, Chavez, Otting, Vaughn & Sturgeon West Iowa 2 958.5 479.5 1446.5 85 5.27
Prelim Arkansas Blue Anwar, Turner & Presley Arkansas 2 958 479 1435.5 89.33 0.36
Prelim Northern Lights Meyers, Chock, Mendez & Schuld Northern Lights 2 956 478 1435 124 4.61
Prelim Western Washington Red Tang, Ajmal, Thompson & Shibly Western Washington 2 956 473.5 1430 93.33 1.4
Prelim West Kansas White Mitchell, Galloway, Smith, Payne & Rostetter West Kansas 2 955.5 475 1437 93.5 6.78
Prelim West Texas White Bohnaker, Padron, Gonzalez, Rodriguez & Al-Dasouqi West Texas 2 953 482.5 1424.5 98.16 4.58
Prelim Florida Panther Blue Kirwan, Vuillier & Nachon Florida Panther 2 953 479 1429.5 92.83 4.65
Prelim Great Salt Lake Blue Troyer, Stewart, Morris & Menning Great Salt Lake 2 952 477 1417 94.66 6.35
Prelim South Texas Red Agguirre-Rubio, Holmes, Huff, Sanders & Sheikh South Texas 2 952 473 1430 93.33 3.59
Prelim Hole In The Wall Rampolla, Porterfield, Bruso, Lowry & Ludwig Hole In The Wall 2 951.5 476 1437.5 70.33 5.67
Prelim LBJ White Crain, Shumway, Allen, Johnson & Thompson LBJ 2 951.5 474 1433.5 103 5.86
Prelim Colorado Grande Red Young, Ruff, Smith & Rishavy Colorado Grande 2 949 475 1422 103 0.55
Prelim South Florida Bjorkman, De La Maza & Gonzalez South Florida 2 949 472 1408.5 109.83 2.27
Prelim Space City Blue Wingo, Nguyen, Kannedy & Gulrajani Space City 2 948.5 471 1426.5 98.5 5.71
Prelim Sunflower White Bolinger, Karmarkar, Yust, Koster & Rowley Sunflower 2 947 474 1418.5 92.33 8.47
Prelim Pittsburgh Red Durrani, Misquitta, Wang, Lahoti & Lantzman Pittsburgh 2 946 472 1422 57.66 1.85
Prelim Montana Red Rosenquist, Martinez & Walker Montana 2 944.5 470 1414.5 92.5 3.33
Prelim LBJ Red Rouse, Richardson, Housewright, Ashley & Simmons LBJ 2 942 471 1415 100.83 6.07
Prelim Tarheel East Red Daniel, Sousa, Manocha, Kunwar & Kitchen Tarheel East 2 941.5 475.5 1408.5 62.33 1
Prelim Wind River Nelson, Chollak, McManamen, Bandyopadhyay & Spicher Wind River 2 941 471 1417 86 9.73
Prelim Idaho Gem of the Mountain Blue Moulton, Callaway, Smoldon, Reddish & Ni Idaho Gem of the Mountain 2 941 470 1412 90.83 3.31
Prelim Tall Cotton White West, Melendez, Naizer, Pena & Lockhart Tall Cotton 2 940 470 1404 98.16 4.37
Prelim South Carolina Blue Case, Ramasubramanian, Tuck, Henderson & Castro South Carolina 2 938 465 1424 74.16 6.52
Prelim Inland Empire White Gamon, Goggin, Matoy & Stinson Inland Empire 2 934.5 469.5 1400.5 122 2.25
Prelim North Dakota Roughrider White Lynds, Flores, Geffre & Slyter North Dakota Roughrider 2 934 468 1400 80 9.96
Prelim Sagebrush Swart, Henricksen, Segura, Alexander & Briggs Sagebrush 2 930 463 1398 106 6.12
Prelim Nebraska South White Tran, Ngirchoimei & Wickizer Nebraska South 1 956.5 478 1426 121.33 9.11
Prelim Utah-Wasatch White Hall, Andersen, Stephens, Holdstock & Stoker Utah-Wasatch 1 956 479 1423 88.16 9.91
Prelim Big Valley White Francis, Aguilar, Conroy, Lorenzi & Stapleton Big Valley 1 954 478 1428 100.83 2.51
Prelim West Los Angeles White Lee, Arredondo, Speier, Kim & Yoon West Los Angeles 1 952 479 1425.5 107.5 8.24
Prelim UIL Red Jeffcoat, Cook, Brock, Cunningham & Cox UIL 1 945 473 1417.5 87.5 5.43
Prelim New Mexico Red Key, Mondloch & Guttromson New Mexico 1 942.5 476 1416.5 92.33 2.48
Prelim Georgia Northern Mountain White Slovensky, Chanler, Ambriz & Ambriz Georgia Northern Mountain 1 940 468 1398 113 2.32
Prelim Gulf Coast Blue Hoover, Janak, Mireles, Marek & Graves Gulf Coast 1 935.5 464.5 1406 95.66 2.53
Prelim Hoosier Crossroads White Lowe, McFerran, Smith, McFerran & Pohl Hoosier Crossroads 1 932.5 465.5 1399.5 104 8.85
Prelim Greater Illinois White Wells, Farrar, Brown & Muchison Greater Illinois 1 931.2 465.7 1399.2 85.5 9.94
Prelim Sunflower Red Pollard, Gonzalez, Doolittle, Real & Shah Sunflower 1 927.5 463.5 1392.5 82.66 8.69
Prelim East Iowa White DeLacy, Hazelett, Davis & Hayes East Iowa 1 926.5 465 1389.5 82 2.46
Prelim Central Texas Red Cortez, Gouzien, Kappmeyer & Coffey Central Texas 1 925 463 1380.5 108.5 9.49
Prelim Kansas Flint-Hills Red Hickel, Brockman, Thoeni, Gorton & Hernandez Kansas Flint-Hills 1 925 462 1397 103.33 8.26
Prelim Gulf Coast Red Nunley, Mack, Tyler, Kennedy & Whitman Gulf Coast 1 924 467 1383 112.66 2.74
Prelim UIL White Remaley, Segovia, Hodgkiss & Sanchez UIL 1 922.5 459.5 1385.5 91.5 5.65
Prelim Southern Wisconsin Kulkarni, Massey, Backliwal, Sims & Green Southern Wisconsin 1 918 457 1386 100.5 4.02
Prelim Greater Illinois Red Spaulding, Selvaggio & Noraian Greater Illinois 1 915.2 458.7 1372.2 78.6 0.15
Prelim Tanzania Masasi, Richard, Rutinwa & MKongo Tanzania 1 907.3 456.3 1357.8 63.6 9.45
Prelim Sierra Blue Pyreddy, Saini, Rosales, Gonzalez & Mena Sierra 1 901.1 453.6 1371.6 115.6 0.57
Prelim Georgia Southern Peach White LaChappelle, Reeves, Venditti, Eddy & Kang Georgia Southern Peach 0 940.5 474.5 1410 106.5 5.22
Prelim Inland Empire Red Shin, Frieske, Schultz & Labriola Inland Empire 0 933 466 1404 82.66 2.04
Prelim East Iowa Red Cravero, Halferty, Melendez & Ambort East Iowa 0 918 463 1376 131 2.67