Kempner Speech and Debate

TFA State Qualifying Tournament




Judge Availability


Thank you for your interest in judging at the Kempner Speech and Debate Tournament!  Without people like you, this tournament would not be possible.  All items in bold are required. 


For more tournament information, CLICK HERE to go to JOY OF TOURNAMENTS.


ALL judges should read the INSTRUCTIONS FOR JUDGES


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Remember that no experience is necessary for volunteer judges. 


*First Name          

*Last Name

*Email Address

*Cell Phone (in case we need to reach you during the tournament):

*What is the name of the High School you graduated from? 

If you work at a High School or have a child that attends a High School, please list the name of that high school below.

Who invited you to judge at this tournament?  (If applicable) Some students will receive credit for inviting judges.

*When are you available to judge?

Friday September 7, 2012  
I am available all day Friday (if you check this, you do not need to select any of the options below).
3:30 PM - Extemporaneous Speaking, Humorous Interp, Prose
5:00 PM - Debate round 1 - Duet/Duo Round 1
5:00 PM - Congress Prelims
6:45 PM - Debate Round 2 - Duet/Duo Round 2
7:30 PM - Congress Prelims 2
8:30 PM - Debate Round 3
Saturday September 8, 2012  
I am available all day Saturday (if you check this, you do not need to select any of the options below).
8:00 AM - Oratory, Poetry, Novice Poetry
9:30 AM - Prelims Humorous, Dramatic and Debate Elims
11:00 AM - Debate Elims, Duet/Duo Round 2
12:00 PM - Debate Eliminations
1:30 PM - Semis Extemp, Prose, Novice Prose
2:30 PM - Semis Oratory, Poetry, Impromptu
3:30 PM - Semis HI, DI, Debate Elims
4:30 PM - Finals Duet/Duo, Debate Elims
5:00 PM - Debate Eliminations
5:30 - 7:30 PM - Finals all events.


Which events do you prefer to judge? Check all that apply. 

Debate Events (Lincoln Douglas, Cross Examination, Public Forum)

Acting Events (Dramatic, Humorous, Duo, Duet, Prose, Poetry)

Speaking Events (Oratory, Extemporaneous Speaking, Impromptu)

Student Congress (Congressional Debate)





Thank you!!!