2009-2010 Tournament Schedule

The Speech Team competes in six to eight tournaments annually, from early October through late March or early April depending on the schedule. The Northwest Forensics Conference (NFC) has three annual designated tournaments during the season. In addition to attending those three, the team attends several other regional tournaments and national circuit tournaments. At the end of the season, the team competes at a National or International competition.

Attendance to tournaments is based on certain criteria outlined by the Director of Forensics, found here.


(D) = Northwest Forensics Conference Designated Tournaments

(NC) = National Circuit Tournaments

* = National/International Tournament

** = Dependent Upon Budget


October 3-4: Virginia is for Lovers Swing Tournament (NC) **

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia



October 9-11: Steve Hunt Invitational (D)

Lewis & Clark College

Portland, Oregon



November 6-7: Smelt Classic

Lower Columbia College

Longview, Washington



November 20-21: Mahaffey Invitational (D)

Linfield College

McMinnville, Oregon



January 9-10: Hap Hingston High School Tournament

Pacific University

Forest Grove, Oregon


January 29-31: Fred Sheller Invitational (D)

Pacific University

Forest Grove, Oregon


February 13-14: Western States Tournament

University of Puget Sound

Tacoma, Washington



February 26-28: Pi Kappa Delta Tournament

Mt. Hood Community College

Gresham, Oregon



March 6-7: Northwest Forensics Conference District Tournament

Oregon State University

Corvallis, Oregon



March 13-21: International Forensics Association Tournament (NC) *

Berlin, Germany



April 2-5: American Forensics Association National Tournament (NC) *, **

University of Wisconsin

Eau Claire, Wisconsin