Speech & Debate
Contact Info

Speech & Debate Director:
Jana Riggins

Email:
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Department Phone:
512-471-5883

Department Fax:
512-232-1499

State Champions

Speech State Tournament

Tournament Schedule

Sunday, May 21 – University of Texas, Austin

  • Speech Honor Crew Training:  6:00 pm, University Teaching Center 3.102
  • Speech Coaches Conference-all events: 6:30 pm, University Teaching Center 2.112A
Informative Speaking**

Monday, May 22

8:30 a.m. – UTC 2.102A Assembly/Prelims

Tuesday, May 23

8:30 a.m. – UTC 2.102A

Assembly/Finals

4:30 Awards @LBJ Auditorium

Persuasive Speaking**

Monday, May 22

11:00 a.m. – UTC 2.102A Assembly/Prelims

Tuesday, May 23

8:30 a.m. – UTC 2.102A

Assembly/Finals

4:30 Awards @LBJ Auditorium

Prose Interpretation

Monday, May 22

2:00 p.m. – UTC 2.112A Assembly/Prelims

Tuesday, May 23

Noon – UTC 2.112A

Assembly/Finals

4:30 Awards @LBJ Auditorium

Poetry Interpretation

Monday, May 22

4:00 p.m. – UTC 2.112A

Assembly/Prelims

Tuesday, May 23

Noon – UTC 2.112A

Assembly/Finals

4:30 Awards @LBJ Auditorium

Lincoln-Douglas Debate

Monday, May 22

2:00 p.m. – GSB 2.124

Assembly/Prelims

(Rd. 1 – 2:30, Rd. 2 – 3:30, Rd. 3 – 4:30)

Tuesday, May 23

Noon – GSB 2.124

Assembly/Finals

(Semis – 12:15, Finals – 1:45)

4:30 Awards @LBJ Auditorium

**Prep room for Informative and Persuasive Extemp is UTC 2.102A on Monday and Tuesday. Extemp files may be brought to prep rooms only from 7:45 a.m.-8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. on Monday, and from 7:45 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. on Tuesday, and must be removed promptly.

4:30 Awards @LBJ Auditorium for all Speech Events on 5/23

Prose/Poetry

Poetry State Contestants and Coach Information

Prose State Contestants and Coach Information

Emergency Contact Form Due by May 12.(coach fills out)

Photo Release Form Coach Due by May 12.

Photo Release Form Student (stays on file with school)

Prose Contestant Information Form Due by May 12 (student fills out)

Poetry Contestant Information Form Due by May 12 (student fills out)

State Selection Form Prose (student fills out, prints and brings to Roll Call)

State Selection Form Poetry (student fills out, prints and brings to Roll Call)

Complete, print and bring copies for Contest Director and each judge on your panel.

Prose Documentation Form

Poetry Documentation Form

Informative/Persuasive

Informative Contestants and Coach Information

Persuasive Contestants and Coach Information

Emergency Contact Form Due by May 12. (coach fills out)

Photo Release Form Coach Due by May 12.

Photo Release Form Student (stays on file with school)

Informative Contestant Information Form Due by May 12(student fills out)

Persuasive Contestant Information Form Due by May 12(student fills out)

Lincoln Douglas Debate

LD Contestants and Coach Information

LD Contestant Information Form Due by May 12. (student fills out)

Emergency Contact Form Due by May 12. (coach fills out)

Photo Release Form Coach Due by May 12.

Photo Release Form Student (stays on file with school)

Judge Form ( Contest rules require you to provide a judge for each of your qualifiers) Due by May 2.

Alternates

FAQ's for Alternates

UNIVERSITY INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE
1701 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722
Tel: (512) 471-5883 | Fax: (512) 471-5908