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UIL Speech Judges

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Terrell Dionne

Current high school:
University of North Texas

Currently coaching?: no

Conference: Not Coaching

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: 0

High school attended:
Bridge City High School in Bridge City, Texas

Graduated high school: 2009

Participated in high school: yes

Participated in college:

Judging qualifications:
Prose/Poetry Interpretation - I was a two-time regional qualifier and I was a state alternate. Extemporaneous Speaking - I was a three time regional qualifier, being a state alternate once, a regional champion another and a state participant this last year. Cross-Examination Team Debate - I was a four year policy debater. I competed on the state level three times, making it to out-rounds twice (Quarterfinals and Octofinals respectively).

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged:
Judging approach: tabula rosa
Policy priority: Issues
Evidence philosophy: equal
Paradigm: I am a tabula rasa judge. Any type of argument that is deployed on the flow and is extended to the 2NR/2AR is a voting issue for me, assuming you make it a voting issue. While I will vote on any argument, if the argument is extremely illegitimate, your speaker points will suffer. I can handle speed; however, it is not something I truly desire to hear. A fast conversational pace is my preference. However, I won't dock speaker points based off of speed unless the tournament director specifies otherwise. The best way to get top marks from me is to win a topicality debate.

LD

Rounds judged:
Approach:
Philosophy:

Contact Information

email: tjdionne92@gmail.com
cell: 409 9888481
office:

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District CX State

Qualified for:
Prose/Poetry
Extemp
CX

Travel

Region of residence:
Area 2 Dallas/Fort Worth

I will travel to: 2 3 6