Five students competed at the CFL City Championship tournament and four of them qualified to go to the national CFL tournament held in Washington DC this May.
Tiffen McAlister (’13) qualified to the national tournament in both Student Congress and Extemporaneous speaking, in which he placed seventh and third, respectively. He will be competing in Student Congress.
TaiWon Kim (’12) and Bizzy Margolin (’13), after reaching the semi-finals this weekend, have qualified to the national tournament in Public Forum Debate. Bizzy also placed third in student congress, but will be competing in Public Forum.
Matthew Meyer (’14) has qualified to compete in Lincoln-Douglas Debate at the national tournament. He will be the youngest representative in this category representing New Orleans!