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UIL Speech Judges

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Walker Adams

Current high school:
None

Currently coaching?: No

Conference:

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: 0

High school attended:
Wall High School

Graduated high school: 2015

Participated in high school: Yes

Participated in college:

Judging qualifications:
-2015 District 6-3A Top Speaker in CX Debate -2015 District 6-3A CX Debate Champion -2015 State Octofinalist CX Debate -2015 District 6-3A Current Issues and Events Contest Champion -2015 Regional 1-3A Current Issues and Events Contest Champion -2015 State 3A Current Issues and Events 7th place -2014 District 6-2A 2nd place CX Debate Team -2014 State 2A Qualifier in CX Debate -2014 District 6-2A 3rd place in Persuasive Speaking -2014 Regional 1-2A Qualifier in Persuasive Speaking I am a quick, critical thinker who evaluates arguments logically. I will not judge a CX round on who is the most flamboyant speaker, I will judge it based on the merit of the case and the argumentation techniques used by the debaters.

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged: 0
Judging approach: Tabula Rasa
Policy priority: Communication skills and resolution of substantive issues are of equal importance
Evidence philosophy: Quality of evidence is more important than quantity of evidence
Paradigm: I walk into a CX round with a clean slate. The round will be judged on which squad presents the best arguments, I expect debaters to provide tough analysis of evidence presented in the round. Spreading is fine, as long as you're coherent. Any argument that is presented and carried throughout the round will be considered in my vote. If arguments are dropped they will not be considered. Finally, any type of argument and clash is fine. I will examine k's, cp's, da's, and stock issue arguments equally.

LD

Rounds judged: 0
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Philosophy:

Contact Information

email: walkeradams.21@gmail.com
cell: 325 2270668
office:

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District CX State

Qualified for:
CX

Travel

Region of residence:
1

I will travel to: 1 4 8