The St. John's Debate Society did well for the season opener! Shreshth Jain and Alisha Siquiera advanced to the semifinals, and Korey pace and Alia Bellwood made it to quarterfinals.
The tournament featured 74 teams in the BP format and was expertly and politely hosted by the enthusiastic members of the Lawrence Debate Union at the University of Vermont.
Alia Bellwood also was recognized as Third speaker at the tournament.
Next week, the team travels to Claremont California for another weekend of tough competition!
Here is a link to the official press release!