Debate

Welcome to the Venture Debate Club Website.


Afterschool Club Meeting:
We meet Wednesdays 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm


Tournament Calendar:

Venture Debate Tournament Calendar 2019-2020
TENTATIVE

Updated 5/16

Tournament

Difficulty

Thurs, Oct. 3?

Falcon First @ Clearfield High (Novice Only, Varsity Judges)

Easy

Fri & Sat Oct 4 & 5?

Beehive Bonanza @ U of U

Difficult

Fri, Nov. 1

Portia Douglas @ Ogden High

Easy

Fri & Sat

Nov. 8 & 9

Speech Arts @ Highland High (DEBATES ONLY)

Difficult

Fri, Nov. 15

Cache Classic @ TBD

Easy

Fri. & Sat.

Dec. 6 & 7

Caesar Cicero @ Northridge High             

Medium

Fri, Dec. 13

Ugly Sweater @ Woods Cross High

Easy

Sat, Jan. 31

Layton Luau @ Layton Easy

Fri, Feb. 7

Davis Dart @ Davis High Medium

Sat, Feb. 8

IE Nat Quals @ TBD Difficult
Sat - Mon, Feb 15 - 17 UC Berkeley - California OUT OF STATE - OVERNIGHT  Difficult

Sat, Feb. 29

Region 17 @ Venture or UMA        MANDATORY

Medium

Fri. & Sat.

Mar. 6 & 7?

Congress/Debate Nat Quals @ TBD

Difficult

Mar. 13 - 14

2A State @ Beaver MANDATORY (if qualified)-OVERNIGHT

Difficult

Key

MANDATORY

A ‘strongly’ recommended tournament.

OVERNIGHT


An overnight tournament. Hotel accommodations will be provided and there will likely be a separate cost associated with attendance.

Ampersand

ex: 5 & 6

A multi-day tournament that is not overnight. Students must plan on attending both days.


UHSAA Eligibility:
In order for students to participate in debate tournaments they must meet the following eligibility requirements.

From the UHSAA Handbook:
"In the preceding grading period, players earned a minimum of a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent; did not fail more than one subject and have been certified as scholastically eligible by UHSAA standards."

Read more here.