Pacific Debaters 1st in Northern Cal
Pacific Debaters 1st in Northern Cal.
Pacific Forensics 2nd Overall in Northern California!
This past weekend (Feb. 10-12, 2012), Pacific Speech and Debate travelled to Chabot College to compete in the NCFA Championship Tournament (Northern California Forensics Association). This brought 37 schools from around Northern California and Nevada to compete in many different events. When everything was finished, Pacific finished second overall as a squad and first in Parliamentary Debate, NFA Lincoln-Douglas Debate, and Extemporaneous Speaking! Pacific HR (Emma Henry & Mark Rauschmayer) finished in 1st place in NPDA Debate, Richard Birlew was Top Speaker. Also, Richard Birlew was first n NFA LD Debate. Lance Bubak was the champion in Extemporaneous speaking. Pacific's next tournament is the national championships at Western Washington University.
As always, the following is a record of individual accomplishments and not necessarily for publication:
Second Place University of the Pacific
Champion Pacific HR (Emma Henry & Mark Rauschmayer)
Semi-Finalist Pacific BiBu (J. R. Birlew & Lance Bubak)
Semi-Finalist Pacific BiBi (Richard Birlew & Robert Birlew)
Top Speaker Richard Birlew
4th Speaker Robert Birlew
7th Speaker Emma Henry
8th Speaker Lance Bubak
NFA L-D Debate
CHAMPION Robert Birlew
Second Place Emma Henry
3rd Place Lance Bubak
3rd Place Richard Birlew
Quarter-Finalist J. R. Birlew
CHAMPION Lance Bubak
Third Place J. R. Birlew