Congratulations to the Maricopa Speech & Debate Team

Friday, February 10, 2023
Golden award cups and falling confetti

The Maricopa Speech & Debate Team traveled to Concordia University, Irvine, where they competed in the Jannese Davidson Memorial Tournament on January 28 & 29 against students from 27 colleges and universities from across the nation.


Students & Events

Lindsay - GCC Student

Events: Prose, IPDA Debate, Parliamentary Debate

Avery - GCC Student

Events: ADS, Extemp, Impromptu, IPDA Debate

Mackenzie - GCC Student

Events: Prose, Extemp, IPDA Debate

Cienna - SCC Student

Events: ADS, Extemp, POI, IPDA Debate, Parliamentary Debate



Competing in a large field means that students have to have near-perfect scores to advance to the final rounds. Congratulations to the Maricopa Speech & Debate team on several events advancing to the finals.

Mackenzie: Prose, 3rd; Extemp, 3rd

Cienna: Extemp, Semi-Finals

Mackenzie & Cienna: IPDA Speaker Awards