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Debate

News Coverage of the Jesuit Debate Team

Debaters Argue at St. Mark’s and UNT

In an unfamiliar environment, under the pressure to win, many might shy away from the challenge, but debaters face these challenges every time they compete, traveling to meets and going up against the best...

Jesuit Debate Team Gives Back

Returning the favor of society can be challenging to many, but not to the Jesuit Debate team. They decided to pay it forward recently with their middle school workshop event on Saturday, October 8th....

Success for Debaters at Newman Smith Invitational

It requires diligent preparation, quick thinking, and a fine-tuned delivery. Debate's difficulty is what makes Jesuit's performance at a recent tournament impressive. Five teams of Ranger debaters visited Newman Smith High School two weeks ago...

Contention 1: Awesomeness

A whopping 96 teams of students convened at Plano Senior High School on September 3rd, for the first debate tournament of the year. Jesuit achieved a closeout: students placed first, second and fifth! The Jesuit...

Jesuit Debate Takes on Orlando!

Traveling across the country is quite unusual for high school athletics, and if it happens, it usually indicates an elite level of play from that particular team. The Jesuit debate team has gone to...

Jesuit Novice/Second Year Debate Teams Return With Their Heads Held High

The Jesuit student walks up to the chestnut podium. He glares out to his wide audience, before looking to the right, to his opposition. Finally, he looks down at his notes, preparing to pick...

Debate Makes History at TFA State Championships

For many sports, a state championship has the most talented people that your state has to offer face off against one another. But does it really? The sport is divided into men’s and women’s...

Debate Destroys the Regular Season with their Eyes Locked on State

Traversing across the country is usually something that only professional athletes get to do, but despite being in high school, the Jesuit debate team has flown from coast to coast in search of the...

Debaters Earn Top-Ten Finish at University of Houston

Armed with only their argumentative fervor, two Jesuit debaters bested team after team at the competition in Houston. The team of juniors comprised of Beomhak Lee and Alandro Valdez was able to snag ninth...

From Cali To Chicago: Debate Destroys November

Many times, high school teams' biggest games or tournaments are the ones that require traveling to major cities, usually including an exciting plane ride that'll only happen once or maybe twice a year if...