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UIL Speech Judges

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Austin Dobbs

Current high school:
Quitman

Currently coaching?: No

Conference:

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: 3

High school attended:
Quitman High School

Graduated high school: 2014

Participated in high school:

Participated in college: Yes

Judging qualifications:
4 Year State CX Debate State Qualifier 3 Time State CX State Finalist State Silver Gavel, 2013 State 5th Place Speaker, 2014 3 Time State Persuasive Extemporaneous Qualifier College Mock Trial Regionalist

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged: 6
Judging approach: Policy Maker
Policy priority: Resolution of substantive issues is more important than communication skills
Evidence philosophy: Quality of evidence is more important than quantity of evidence
Paradigm: Policy Maker with a Stock Issues kick out. I only flow arguments with analysis being offered after being read. Quality arguments over quantity. I flow cross and assign speaking points based on responses and questions therein.

LD

Rounds judged: 0
Approach:
Philosophy:

Contact Information

email: Austin_Dobbs@Baylor.edu
cell:
office:

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District CX State State Meet

Qualified for:
CX
Extemp

Travel

Region of residence:
5

I will travel to: 1 2 5