2011-2012 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 and budget. 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


October 1-2: Virginia is for Lovers Swing Tournament (NC)

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia



October 7-8: Steve Hunt Invitational (D)

Lewis & Clark College

Portland, Oregon



November 4-5: Smelt Classic

Lower Columbia College

Longview, Washington



November 11-12: Mahaffey Invitational (D)

Linfield College

McMinnville, Oregon



December 3-4: Clark College Tournament

Clark College

Vancouver, Washington



January 27-29: Fred Scheller Invitational (D)

Pacific University

Forest Grove, Oregon



February 24: Northwest Forensics Conference District Tournament

Lewis & Clark

Portland, Oregon



February 25-26: OSU Speak Easy Tournament

Oregon State University

Corvallis, Oregon



March 12-13: International Forensics Association Tournament (NC) *

Rome, Italy



April 6-9: American Forensics Association National Tournament (NC) *

Texas State University

San Marcos, Texas