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2019 Logos Forensic Association

Tournaments

Prior 2018-2019 Season

Northern California:

October 13th, 2018 - The King's Academy in Sunnyvale, California

 

November 3rd, 2018 - Pacific Bay Christian School in Pacifica, California

December 1st, 2018 - Ripon Christian High School in Ripon, California

February 2nd, 2019 - Pacific Bay Christian School in Pacifica, California

February 23rd, 2019 - California Crosspoint Academy in Hayward, California

March 23rd, 2019 - The King's Academy in Sunnyvale, California (This is a date revision; was previously scheduled for March 2nd, 2019)

April 6th, 2019 - Bradshaw Christian School in Sacramento, California

Southern California:

November 17th - Providence Christian College, Pasadena, California

January 26th, 2019 - Desert Christian Academy, Bermuda Dunes, California

Canceled - February 16th, 2019 - Brethren Christian High School, Huntington Beach, California

March 9th, 2019 - United Christian Academy, Rancho Cucamonga, California

March 30th, 2018 - Crean Lutheran High School in Irvine, California

State Invitational Tournament

Because of the number of students that participate in the Logos Forensic Association and the limited amount of space available for the LFA invitational tournament, students must meet qualification requirements to participate.  

Qualification requirements are event specific (e.g., team policy debate, impromptu speech,...), and a student may qualify for more than one event.  To see a copy of the qualification requirements for this tournament year, click on the button below.

Competitors will be invited to the championship tournament based on these qualifications.  Click on the button below to view this year's qualification requirements

“In my experience with debate, I have seen timid students turn bold and uninspired students study with fervor. ... I decided to form the Berean debate team because of the benefits that I saw debate give to any student who pursues it.”

 

– Kyle, captain of the BCHS debate team

April 26th-27th, 2019

Trinity Southern Baptist Church in Fresno, California

This year's tournament will take place at Trinity Southern Baptist Church in Fresno, California.  This will be a full two-day tournament with: 3 speech rounds; and six preliminary, one semifinal and one final team policy debate rounds. This is an invitational tournament where qualifiers will receive an invitation to register for this tournament. The invitation will contain all of the information that one will need to complete your registration.

As is the tradition for our end-of-year state invitational tournament, along with trophies and other awards, the LFA will be awarding scholarships to our top performers.  In addition, we will be hosting a BBQ dinner and mixer Friday night for participating students and coaches.

To learn more about this year's tournament, click on the following button to go the tournament registration page.

Tournaments are a vital component of forensics.  These competitive environments are where students put into practice all of the information they have acquired in class.  In fact, students who compete regularly throughout the season will often know significantly more on the topic (resolution) than students who only participate in class or club meetings.

 Tournament Schedule