The following students have qualified to represent the Florida Oceanfront National Speech & Debate Association District at the 2020 National Tournament in Albuquerque, New Mexico, this June:
Carina Wang, American Heritage Boca Delray
Sophia Osborne, Suncoast
1st Alternate: Connor Ehrich, Martin County
2nd Alternate: Colby Feibus, West Boca Raton
Melodie Barrau, Dreyfoos School of the Arts
Elena Martinez, American Heritage Boca Delray
Nicholas Raffinengo, Oxbridge Academy of the Palm Beaches
Matthew Fleischer, Martin County
Madison Resnick, American Heritage Boca Delray
Matthew McGann, Wellington
1st Alternate: Isaiah Feliscar, Royal Palm Beach
2nd Alternate: Sheevam Patel, Dreyfoos School of the Arts
3rd Alternate: Reese Barrett, Jupiter
In addition, Asher Moss of Dreyfoos School of the Arts auto-qualified in the House at the 2019 NSDA National Tournament.
All finalists are asked to be at William T. Dwyer High School around 5pm Saturday, February 22, in tournament attire, for the awards ceremony that is to follow the speech and debate qualifier tournament.
NOTE: It is possible some of our qualifiers will also qualify in other events, which they have possible listed as a higher priority on their NSDA Letter of Intent forms, which means alternates could be representing Florida Oceanfront in New Mexico this June.