• Schedule for the 2021-2022 Debate Season

    Updated (8/25/2021)


    Varsity Schedule

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

    Sep. 17-19:           Washburn Rural 
    Sep. 24-26:           open weekend
    Oct. 1-3:               Blue Valley Southwest               
    Oct. 9-11:             open weekend
    Oct. 15-17:           Blue Valley North
    Oct. 22-24:           open weekend
    Oct. 29 - 31:         Shawnee Mission South
    Nov. 5-7:              KCKS Community College
    Nov. 12-14:          open weekend
    Nov. 20-22:          Topeka, Glenbrooks
    Nov. 24-29:          Fall Break (no travel) 
    Dec. 3-5:              Lawrence High Invitational(host)
    Dec. 10-11:          East Kansas NSDA National Qualifier (location tba), East Kansas NSDA Novice (judges needed), (ACT Test date)
    Dec. 17-18:          KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tba)
    Jan. 7-9:              Kansas Championship Series (DCI, KDC, Nov. Champs) at Lawrence & Free State
    Jan. 14-16:          KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Wichita Southeast)
    Jan. 19:                LHS Debate Awards Ceremony
    Novice/JV/Open Schedule
    (must compete at a minimum of 3 tournaments before fall break)
    Sep. 17-18:           Olathe North (O/N) 
    Sep. 24-25:           Free State (O/N)Emporia(O/N)
    Oct. 1-2:               Olathe NW (O, JV, N), Paola (JV/O)
    Oct. 8-9:               Blue Valley West (O/N), Piper (O/N)
    Oct. 15-16:           Olathe South
    Oct. 21                  Free State Novice Afterschool
    Oct. 22-23:           Lansing(V/O/N), Mill Valley (JV/N) 
    Oct. 29-30:           Baldwin(O), Sumner(N)
    Nov. 5-6:              Olathe NW(N)
    Nov. 11                 Free State Novice Afterschool
    Nov. 12-13:           SME(V/O/JV), SMW(N), DeSoto(JV/O)
    Nov. 19-20:           SMN(O/N), Bishop Miege (N), St. Thomas Aquinas (O)
    Nov. 24-29:           Fall Break (no travel)
    Dec. 3-4:               Lawrence Invitational (we host)
    Dec. 10-11:           East Kansas Novice Championships
    Dec. 17-18:           KSHSAA 6A Regional tournament (location tbd)
    Jan. 7-8:               Kansas Debate Classic (location tbd), Sunflower State Novice Championships (location tbd)
    Jan. 14-15:           KSHSAA 6A State Champs (Olathe East)
    Jan. 19:                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.