Beach Forensics Wins Again!October 27, 2023
Beach Forensics had an outstanding weekend competing at the Robert Barbera Invitational, hosted by Cal State Northridge. In College Advocacy and Research Debate, Gavie Torres was the 4th place speaker and Jean Kim was the 2nd place speaker. In Open Prose, J Punsalan took home 3rd place and Isaac Ramnani took home 2nd place. In Open Impromptu, Isaac Ramnani was the tournament champion! In Open Program of Oral Interpretation, Cydney Izabal was the tournament champion! In Open Lincoln Douglas debate, Ashan Herath took 2nd place and was recognized as the 1st place speaker! Finally, in Open Policy debate, the team of Erika Linares and Alessandra Escobar were the tournament champions, being recognized as the first and third place speakers respectively! Overall, Beach Forensics was awarded first place in the team sweepstakes, the product of hard work and a team effort.
This marks the third consecutive year that Beach Forensics has won Open Policy debate at the Robert Barbera and brought home the top speaker award for the division.
Beach Forensics heads to Cambridge this weekend for the Harvard Debates! Stay tuned, and GO BEACH!