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UIL Speech Judges

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KRISTIN ESPARZA

Current high school:
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS

Currently coaching?: no

Conference: Not Coaching

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: 1-3

High school attended:
MERCEDES HIGH SCHOOL

Graduated high school: 2003

Participated in high school: yes

Participated in college: no

Judging qualifications:
While in high school I competed in both UIL and TFA Leagues in CX debate, as well as Extemp. I was sucessful in both leagues qualifying for state in CX debate for 3 yrs straight and advancing to outrounds 2 years. My partner and I were able to win many tournaments. Since then, I have kept up with politics and theory arguements in college and continued to judge tournaments in my free time.

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged: 2
Judging approach: tabula rosa
Policy priority: Equal
Evidence philosophy: quality
Paradigm: I am open to almost any type of arguement as long as it is well explained and the impacts of each arguement are weighed out. Spreading is fine if it is clear.

LD

Rounds judged:
Approach:
Philosophy:

Contact Information

email: kristin.esparza@att.net
cell:
office:

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District Regional CX State State Meet

Qualified for:
Extemp
CX

Travel

Region of residence:
SELECT AN AREA!!!

I will travel to: 1