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UIL Speech Judges

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Elidia Martinez

Current high school:

Currently coaching?: no

Conference: Not Coaching

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: 4-6

High school attended:
Rankin

Graduated high school: 2000 or before

Participated in high school: yes

Participated in college: no

Judging qualifications:
I have judged interp events, extemporaneous speaking events, and LD Debate at invitational tournaments and district meets for over 20 years in all classifications. I also participated in UIL Informative Speaking as a state qualifier.

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged: 2
Judging approach: stock issues
Policy priority: Equal
Evidence philosophy: quality
Paradigm: I look for logical arguments with a substantial amount of clash. I do not encourage speed that interupts the presentation of the debater. I prefer debaters to attack the case, not the opponent.

LD

Rounds judged: 10
Approach: Equal
Philosophy:
I like to hear a logical progression of ideas based in research. I prefer a substantial amount of clash during the debate.

Contact Information

email: elidia83@msn.com
cell: 432 302-0910
office: 432 368-8716

Availability Information

Meet types:
District Regional State Meet

Qualified for:
Prose/Poetry
Extemp
LD

Travel

Region of residence:
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I will travel to: 8