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UIL Speech Judges

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Jessica Matsumori

Current high school:
None

Currently coaching?: No

Conference:

Number of years coached:

Number of tournaments judged: 0

High school attended:
Sam Houston High School

Graduated high school: 2017

Participated in high school: Yes

Participated in college: No

Judging qualifications:
I was debate captain for two years at my highs school and have participated in tournaments for debate for 4 years. I competed in both Lincoln Douglas and Extemporaneous Speaking, being familiar enough with both competitions in order to teach and train others as captain.

Judging Philosophy

CX

Rounds judged: 0
Judging approach:
Policy priority:
Evidence philosophy:
Paradigm:

LD

Rounds judged: 0
Approach: Communication skills and resolution of substantive issues are of equal importance
Philosophy:
I look not only for philosophical arguments, but also arguments that hold substance through evidence. Value-Criterion is of utmost importance when judging a debate, and I am a big picture judge where I look for the resolution of the main arguments. I do not tolerate spreading.

Contact Information

email: jessica.matsumori@outlook.com
cell: 682 3654916
office:

Availability Information

Meet types:
Invitational District Regional

Qualified for:
LD
Extemp

Travel

Region of residence:
2

I will travel to: 2