• Schedule for the 2018-2019 Debate Season Updated (10/3/2018)
     
    Varsity Schedule (teams will compete at a minimum of 5 tournaments before Fall break)
    Aug. 14:               Squad potluck dinner
    Aug 27 & 28:         LHS Debate Parent Meeting, Room 402, 7-8 p.m.
    Sep. 11:               Squad Potluck dinner
    Sep. 14-15:          Washburn Rural 
    Sep. 21-22:          East Kansas Novice Opener at tba (judges needed)
    Sep.28-29:           Wichita East
    Oct. 1                   Free State Afterschool (judges needed)
    Oct. 5-6:               Olathe Northwest
    Oct. 12-13:           Blue Valley North
    Oct. 16:                Squad potluck dinner
    Oct. 19-20:           open weekend
    Oct. 23:                LHS novice afterschool
    Oct. 26-27:           Salina South (overnight)
    Nov. 2-4:              KCKCC (sems and finals on Sunday),  Olathe Northwest (judges needed)
    Nov. 6                  Free State Afterschool (judges needed)
    Nov. 9-10:            open weekend 
    Nov. 16-17:          Topeka
    Nov. 23-24:          Fall Break (no travel)
    Nov. 30-Dec. 1:    Lawrence High Invitational (host), Free State (JV/N), CFL Qualifier
    Dec. 7-8:              East Kansas NSDA National Qualifier (location tba), East Kansas NSDA Novice (judges needed)
    Dec. 10:               Free State Afterschool (judges needed)
    Dec. 11:               Squad potluck dinner
    Dec. 14-15:          KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tba)
    Jan. 4-5:              Debate Coaches' Invitational (Wichita East/Kapaun - overnight), Kansas Debate Classic (location tba)
    Jan. 11-12:           KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Garden City)
    Jan. 18:                LHS Debate Awards Ceremony, 7 p.m., LHS Cafeteria
     
    Novice/JV/Open Schedule (must compete at a minimum of 3 tournaments before fall break)
     
    Aug. 14:               Squad potluck dinner
    Aug 27 & 28:         LHS Debate Parent Meeting, Room 402, 7-8 p.m.
    Sep. 11:               Squad Potluck dinner
    Sep. 14-15:          Olathe North (O/N), St. James (O/N)
    Sep. 21-22:          East Kansas Novice Opener at tba (N), Emporia (O/N)
    Sep.28-29:           Mill Valley, (N/O)Paola (JV/O)
    Oct. 1                   Free State Afterschool (N)
    Oct. 5-6:               Seaman (O/N)
    Oct. 12-13:           Piper (O/JV), Silver Lake, Olathe West, Baldwin
    Oct. 16:                Squad potluck dinner
    Oct. 19-20:           Topeka West (O/N), SMNW
    Oct. 23:                LHS novice afterschool
    Oct. 26-27:           Lansing(V/O), Sumner (N)
    Nov. 2-4:              Shawnee Heights (V/O/N), Olathe Northwest (N), Blue Valley (V/O/N) 
    Nov. 6                  Free State Afterschool (N)
    Nov. 9-10:            SMW (N), Highland Park (O)
    Nov. 16-17:          Bishop Miege (N), St. Thomas Aquinas(O), Basehor (O)
    Nov. 23-24:          Fall Break (no travel)
    Nov. 30-Dec. 1:    Lawrence High Invitational, Free State (JV/N), Bonner Springs (O/N)
    Dec. 7-8:              East Kansas NSDA Novice (at Free State)
    Dec. 10:               Free State Afterschool (N)
    Dec. 11:               Squad potluck dinner
    Dec. 14-15:          KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (at LHS)
    Jan. 4-5:               Kansas Debate Classic (location tba), Sunflower State Novice Championships (Wichita East/Kapaun)
    Jan. 11-12:           KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Garden City)
    Jan. 18:                LHS Debate Awards Ceremony, 7 p.m., LHS Cafeteria
     
    ***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 Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, from 6-9:30 p.m. Debaters are strongly encouraged to be at 2 worknights each week that they compete. Other nights are less vital, but still encouraged.