SVHS Debate has qualified THREE TEAMS to the NDCA National Championship tournament to be held at UNLV April 13-16, 2012.  The NDCA (National Debate Coaches Association) Championship is a prestigious tournament designed to host the top 100 debate teams in the country.  Laynie Stephens & James Fidler, Lani Frazer & David Kilpatrick and Matt Aguirre & Josh Martin were all invited to participate based on their cumulative success at national circuit tournaments throughout the year.  The top teams in the country are ranked based on points earned at each tournament.  SV’s Laynie Stephens & James Fidler are currently ranked 14th out of all the policy debaters in the entire United States!

SV debaters (from left to right) Matt Aguirre, Josh Martin, David Kilpatrick, Lani Frazer, Laynie Stephens, James Fidler have all qualified to the NDCA National Championship Debate Tournament in April.