Debaters participate in Kentucky tournament

Lucas Gelfond

Eight debate students participated in the Tournament of Champions in Lexington, Kentucky.

Evan Engel ’17 and Spencer Paul ’19 both reached octafinals, the round of 16, and Connor Engel ’17 made it to the round of 32.

Connor Engel also won the eight speaker award out of 86 participants in the event.

The annual event was hosted at the University of Kentucky.

The Tournament of Champions requires two qualifying bids to participate, making it the most exclusive tournament in the nation.