On March 17th, Vancouver Debate Academy and student debaters attended the SFU Spring High School Debate Tournament. Everyone had a great time and our students performed very well!
In the Novice category, Cheryl Chen took home an award for 4th Top Speaker, and MinSoo Oh received 10th Top Speaker. Congratulations girls! And a loud “Well done!” to all our Novice debaters.
Our Juniors also did well. Victor Tong was Top Speaker! Ellen Li was awarded 6th Top Speaker, Judy Jiang won 7th, Emily Ni received 8th, and Yuki Zhao took home 9th. For team awards, Emily Ni and her partner were the Champion team in Juniors! We are very proud of all our Junior debaters!
In the Senior category, VDA again took home awards. Gabrielle Wong won Top Speaker; Jenny Mei took home 2nd. Bobby Qiao and Tracie Zhu were awarded 5th and 7th top speaker respectively.
Vancouver Debate Academy is proud of all our students and their many accomplishments; we can’t wait to see how they’ll do at the next tournament!