US Debate Update
At a tournament in Minnesota, Hackley's work on the Venezuela resolution got off to an incredible start.
Sophomore Zachariah Yusaf and Junior Ben Kirsch received their second 'Gold TOC bid' at the Blake Tournament in Minneapolis, MN. The Blake national circuit tournament field was 159 teams in Public Forum.
They are now headed to the top tier Tournament Of Champions tournament in Kentucky, April 2020.
After a 3-2 record on the first day, they won their last preliminary round on Saturday and then went on a run winning triples, doubles, octos and quarterfinals rounds (by 11-1 judge decisions) until they lost to last year's TOC champion in the semi-finals.