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UIL Speech Judges

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Cheryl Potts

Current high school:
Plano

Currently coaching?: Yes

Conference: 6A

Number of years coached: 27

Number of tournaments judged: 10

High school attended:
Richfield HS-Waco

Graduated high school: 1967

Participated in high school: No

Participated in college: Yes

Judging qualifications:
Delivery and content are equally important. I've had 120 NSDA national qualifiers, some UIL state champions, some TFA state champions, and 2 IPPF world championship teams.

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged:
Judging approach: Stock Issues
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: Arguments should be framed to address the resolution, and CP's are acceptable, K's not so much.

LD

Rounds judged: 6
Approach: Communication skills and resolution of substantive issues are of equal importance
Philosophy:
Arguments should be framed to address the resolution, and K's are acceptable so long as they pertain to the resolutional topic area.

Contact Information

email: cheryl.potts@pisd.edu
cell: 469 3586013
office: 469 7529436

Availability Information

Meet types:
State Meet

Qualified for:
Extemp

Travel

Region of residence:
2

I will travel to: 2