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Ten DSHS Speech and Debate Students Qualify for Texas Forensic Association State Tournament

March 1, 2021

 

Ten Dripping Springs High School speech and debate students have qualified for the Texas Forensic Association (TFA) State Tournament. The competition will he held virtually March 11-13.

 

Representing DSHS will be Brett Banks, Amanda Davis, Daniel Hearne, Chase Menjivar, and Robert Unger in World Schools Debate, Lizzie Galassini and Lily Claire Kroll in Congressional Debate, Eli Craddock in Humorous Interpretation, Jackson Kaiser and Katherine Mihaly in Policy Debate, and Kaiser in Lincoln Douglas Debate.

 

In order to qualify for the TFA state tournament, students must earn at least 10 points, which are awarded by placing at TFA invitational qualifying tournaments.

 

TFA State Qualifiers:
Congressional Debate - Lizzie Galassini and Lily Claire Kroll
Humorous Interpretation - Eli Craddock
Lincoln Douglas Debate - Jackson Kaiser
Policy Debate - Jackson Kaiser and Katherine Mihaly
World Schools Debate - Brett Banks, Amanda Davis, Daniel Hearne, Chase Menjivar, and Robert Unger