• Schedule for the 2020-2021 Debate Season

    Updated (8/18/2020)


    Varsity Schedule

    (teams will compete at a minimum of 5 tournaments before Fall break)

    Sep. 9:                 LHS Debate Parent Meeting, Virtual, 7 pm
    Sep. 18-20:          Washburn Rural 
    Sep. 25-27:          Blue Valley Southwest
    Oct. 2-4:               Olathe Northwest               
    Oct. 9-11:             New Trier
    Oct. 16-18:           Heritage Hall
    Oct. 23-25:           Derby
    Oct. 30 - Nov.1:    open weekend
    Nov. 6-8:              KCKS Community College
    Nov. 13-15:          DKC - Aaron Thomas Memorial Invitational
    Nov. 20-22:          Topeka
    Nov. 29-30:          Fall Break (no travel) 
    Dec. 4-6:               CFL QualifierLawrence High Invitational (host)
    Dec. 11-13:           East Kansas NSDA National Qualifier (location tba), East Kansas NSDA Novice (judges needed)
    Dec. 18-20:           KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tba)
    Jan. 2-4:                Montgomery Bell Academy
    Jan. 8-10:              Kansas Championship Series (DCI, KDC, Nov. Champs) at (location tbd)
    Jan. 15-17:            KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Hutchinson)
    Jan. 22:                 LHS Debate Awards Announcements (online)
    Novice/JV/Open Schedule
    (must compete at a minimum of 3 tournaments before fall break)
    Sep. 9:                 LHS Debate Parent Meeting, Virtual, 7 pm
    Sep. 18-19:           St. James (O/N), Olathe North (O/N), Emporia(O/N) 
    Sep. 25-26:           Fort Scott (O/JV/N)
    Oct. 2-3:               SM South (O, JV, N), Paola (JV/O), Junction City (JV/N), SME (N)
    Oct. 9-10:             Wichita East (N/JV/V)
    Oct. 16-17:           Olathe South
    Oct. 23-24:           Lansing(V/O/N)
    Oct. 30-31:           Piper (O/N)
    Nov. 6-7:              Shawnee Heights (O/N), Blue Valley (V/O/N)
    Nov. 13-14            SM East, SM North(O/N), Topeka West(O/N)
    Nov. 20-21:          Bishop Miege (N), St. Thomas Aquinas (O)
    Nov. 27-28:          Fall Break (no travel)
    Dec. 4-5:              Lawrence Invitational (we host), Free State (V/O)
    Dec. 11-12:           East Kansas Novice Championships
    Dec. 18-19:           KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tbd)
    Jan. 8-9:               Kansas Debate Classic (location tbd), Sunflower State Novice Championships (location tbd)
    Jan. 15-16:           KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Hutchinson)
    Jan. 22:                LHS Debate Awards Announcements,Online
    ***Underlined tournaments are DCI Qualifying tournaments. 
    ***Tournaments in italics are unconfirmed, but this is when they traditionally host
    (V=varsity, O=open, JV=Junior Varsity, N=novice)
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    LHS Debate worknights are tbd until we know what the effects of COVID are on the season.