The Speech/Debate Organization of Spring Woods High School is a very competitive program which competes locally, across Texas and nationally. AND it's not just debate! There are acting events and public speaking events too. Victoria Beard has been the director of Forensics for 13 years. Raul Ruiz is the assistant director.  In Texas, we are ranked 10th in the state. We have qualified for UIL State in speech & debate for the past 11 years and have had UIL state champions and finalists. Our team competes at locally as well as at Harvard, Yale, Glenbrook (in Chicago) and has had finalists at all these tournaments. At the Tournament of Champions, held in Lexington, Kentucky, Spring Woods Speech & Debate has had champions as well as finalists. This past summer Spring Woods' Speech/Debate team celebrated its 18th year at  the National Speech and Debate Association's National Tournament, where Anahi Torres advanced to quarterfinals in Prose, & Hunter Brown placed 13th in Congressional Debate.  For more information about joining our organization, please drop by room 129!!


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