Last weekend, we took the youngest members of Cypress Debayte to a long-awaited tournament: FFL Novice States. All the best first-year debaters across the state of Florida put what they’ve learned throughout the year to the test and began their official transition to becoming varsity debaters. It can be said without a doubt that our… Continue reading Debaybies show off their new skills at Novice States!
The weekend of March 2nd, we took our 33 state qualifiers to West Broward in order to compete against the best debaters Florida has to offer. Our competitors dominated at the Florida Forensic League State Tournament, winning the team award for Overall Best in the State, Best in Debate and Best in Rhetoric! It is… Continue reading Lightning alert right in our backyard!
Undeterred by the intimidation of two of the largest national tournaments of the year, our Debayters started storms on both the East and West coasts of the country! At Harvard University, speech showcased several of our members on the final stages for Informative speaking and Extemporaneous speaking, while at Berkeley UCal, debaters spread their fastest… Continue reading DeBAYte shows Harvard/Berkeley the thunder!
This past weekend, our Debayters traveled to Coral Springs High School to secure their well-deserved spots at the 2019 NSDA Nationals. Sparks were flying this weekend all throughout prelims and break rounds, as our members worked their hardest to be able to #DanceInDallas. We definitely shook the ground at this tournament, qualifying near 15 people… Continue reading Look out Dallas, DeBAYte has a storm brewing for ya!