• Schedule for the 2022-2023 Debate Season

    Updated (8/23/2022)


    Varsity Schedule

    (Teams will compete in a minimum of 5 tournaments before Fall break)

    Sep. 16-18:           Washburn Rural 
    Sep. 23-25:           Free State
    Sep. 30-Oct. 2      Blue Valley Southwest             
    Oct. 7-9:               Wichita Southeast
    Oct. 14-16:           Blue Valley North, Heritage Hall(15th-17th)
    Oct. 21-23:           open date (ACT Date)
    Oct. 28 - 30:         Shawnee Mission South
    Nov. 4-6:              KCKS Community College
    Nov. 11-13:          DeSoto, CFL Qual
    Nov. 18-20:          Topeka, Glenbrooks
    Nov. 25-27:          Fall Break (no travel) 
    Dec. 2-4:              Lawrence High Invitational(host)
    Dec. 9-10:            East Kansas NSDA National Qualifier (location tba) (ACT date)
    Dec. 16-17:          KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tba)
    Jan. 6-8:               Kansas Championship Series (DCI, KDC, Nov. Champs) in Wichita
    Jan. 13-15:           KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Washburn Rural)
    Jan. 19:                LHS Debate Awards Ceremony
    Novice/JV/Open Schedule
    (must compete in a minimum of 3 tournaments before fall break)
    Sep. 16-17:           Olathe North (O/N) 
    Sep. 23-24:           Free State (O/N), Emporia(O/N), St. James
    Sep. 30-Oct. 1:     Olathe NW (O, JV), Seaman (V/O/JV)
    Oct. 7-8:                Piper (O/N), Mill Valley (JV/N), BVWest (O/JV/N), Aquinas
    Oct. 14-15:           Olathe South
    Oct. 19 (Wed.)      Free State (novice online)
    Oct. 21-22:           Lansing(V/O/N), Spring Hill 
    Oct. 28-29:           SM South, Sumner(N), Leavenworth
    Nov. 4-5:               Olathe NW(N), Blue Valley, Olathe East
    Nov. 8 (Tues.).      Free State (novice online)
    Nov. 11-12:           SME(V/O/JV), SMW(N), DeSoto(JV/O)
    Nov. 18-19:           Bishop Miege (N), Louisberg
    Nov. 23-28:           Fall Break (no travel)
    Dec. 2-3:               Lawrence Invitational (we host)
    Dec. 10:                East Kansas Novice Championships
    Dec. 17-18:           KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tbd)
    Jan. 6-8:               Kansas Debate Classic (Wichita), Sunflower State Novice Championships (Wichita)
    Jan. 13-14:           KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Washburn Rural)
    Jan. 18:                LHS Debate Awards Ceremony
    ***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 will be Tuesday & Wednesday this season.