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UIL Speech Judges

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LaQuetta Henderson

Current high school:

Currently coaching?: yes

Conference: A

Number of years coached: 22

Number of tournaments judged: 11 or more

High school attended:
Whiteface, Texas

Graduated high school: 2000 or before

Participated in high school: no

Participated in college: no

Judging qualifications:
Regularly judge all UIL speaking events on the elementary, junior high and high school level for their district meets. Judge at invitational meets in which my students compete. Coach CX and LD Debate currently and have coached Interp and Extemp in the past. Currently I serve on the Regional Speech Advisory Committee for Region I- A and on the State Poetry and Prose Advisory Committee.

Judging Philosophy


Rounds judged: 24
Judging approach: stock issues
Policy priority: Equal
Evidence philosophy: equal
Paradigm: Communication and stock issues are my first criteria. Presentation and analysis of evidence argued in a round are important elements also.


Rounds judged: 3
Approach: Equal
Communication and persuasion are the key to LD debate for me.

Contact Information

cell: 806 789-4807
office: 806 229-3021

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District Regional State Meet

Qualified for:


Region of residence:
Area 7 Panhandle

I will travel to: 7 8