Speech and Debate Team Finishes Strong

December 7, 2020 dbobo Blog
Speech Team Dec 2020

Jefferson State Speech and Debate Team members are (L to R) Jacob Davidson, Heaven Sheppard, and Daniel Davis.

The Jefferson State Debate Team finished the semester by competing with 17 other colleges and universities in the Joseph J. Cardot Debate Tournament, hosted by Abilene Christian University on December 5-6.

Three team members entered the virtual IPDA tournament and all three brought home awards.

Congratulations to Jacob Davidson for going undefeated in all six Novice prelim rounds and making it to quarterfinals! Congratulations also to Heaven Sheppard for being ranked Second Junior Varsity Debate Speaker and to Daniel Davis for being awarded 5th Place Junior Varsity Debate Speaker!

For more information about the Debate Team, please email Dr. Janice Ralya at jralya@jeffersonstate.edu.