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WKU Forensics Team finishes semester with win at Ohio State

Eight WKU Forensics Team members traveled to Columbus, Ohio, to take part in a tournament hosted by the Ohio State University Dec. 2-3. WKU won the team sweepstakes, defeating such schools as Ball State University, Florida State University and the University of Akron. In all, the crew of eight took away seven of the tournament’s […]

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WKU Forensics Team wins at tournaments in Tennessee

Members of the WKU Forensics Team traveled to Jefferson City, Tennessee, to compete in two tournaments the weekend of Nov. 19-20. The team won the overall sweepstakes championship for the two tournaments combined, ahead of several other schools including the University of Alabama, James Madison University and Belmont University. Out of 22 possible individual championships […]

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WKU Forensics Team members qualify for national tourneys

The weekend of Nov. 12-13 WKU’s Forensics Team traveled to Lebanon, Illinois, to take part in two tournaments hosted by McKendree University, qualifying several members for the April national tournaments. Next weekend, the team will travel to Jefferson City, Tennessee, for two tournaments co-hosted by Carson-Newman University and Belmont University. Results from the McKendree University […]

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Forensics Team wins largest tournament of fall semester

The WKU Forensics Team was crowned team sweepstakes champion, ahead of 47 other schools, at the largest tournament of the fall semester Nov. 5-6 in Peoria, Illinois. The 69th Annual L.E. Norton Memorial Tournament, hosted by Bradley University, is one of the oldest collegiate forensics tournaments and has historically served as a predictor of success […]

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WKU Forensics Team wins at Marshall tournament

WKU Forensics Team members traveled to Huntington, West Virginia, the weekend of Oct. 29-30 to take part in a tournament hosted by Marshall University. WKU was tripled-crowned team debate sweepstakes champion, team individual events sweepstakes champion and team combined sweepstakes champion, ahead of 18 other schools including Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University and the Ohio […]

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More Forensics Team members qualify for national tourneys

The WKU Forensics Team traveled to Whitewater, Wisconsin, to take part in two tournaments known as the Mid-American Forensic League Numbers 3 and 4, the weekend of Oct. 22-23. WKU’s team of eight qualified several students for the April national tournaments. Next weekend the team will attend a tournament in Huntington, West Virginia, on the […]

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WKU Forensics Team competes in Indiana, Alabama & Missouri

The WKU Forensics Team traveled to Muncie, Indiana; Tuscaloosa, Alabama; and Warrensburg, Missouri, to take part in six tournaments the weekend of Oct. 15-16. The tournaments in Muncie were co-hosted by Ball State University and Illinois State University. The team placed first in team sweepstakes at both tournaments, and won the Bensen and Hedges Traveling […]

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WKU Forensics Team wins in Illinois and Pennsylvania

WKU Forensics Team members traveled to Normal and Peoria, Illinois; and Easton, Pennsylvania, to compete in four tournaments the weekend of Oct. 1-2. In Illinois, WKU was crowned sweepstakes champion of both tournaments, ahead of 10 other schools, including Illinois State University, Ball State University and Eastern Michigan University. In Pennsylvania, a squad of nine […]

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WKU Forensics Team captures titles at Southern Mississippi

The WKU Forensics Team traveled to Hattiesburg, Mississippi, to take part in two tournaments co-hosted by the University of Southern Mississippi and William Carey University the weekend of Sept. 24-25. The team captured the team sweepstakes championships of both tournaments, walking away with a total of 18 individual event championships, out of a possible 22. […]

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WKU Forensics Team opens 2016-17 season as tournament host

The WKU Forensics Team kicked off its competitive season by hosting the Fall Forensic Tournament on WKU’s campus the weekend of Sept. 16-18. Combining four tournaments in one weekend, the event offered competition in debate and individual events over three days, hosting 22 schools from California to Pennsylvania, including the University of Alabama, University of […]

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WKU Forensics Team ready for 2016-17 speech & debate season

The 40 members of the WKU Forensics Team are preparing for the 2016-17 season. The nationally recognized speech and debate team welcomes 12 new members this fall and includes students from across the United States and from numerous academic programs at WKU. The team will begin its season on Sept. 16 when it hosts the […]

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WKU Forensics Team wins NFA national speech, debate titles

The WKU Forensics Team won both the National Forensic Association National Tournament championship and the National Forensic Association Lincoln-Douglas Debate Team Sweepstakes National championship, hosted this year by Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, over the April 14-18 weekend. WKU sent 37 competitors with a total of 137 individual event entries and eight debate entries […]

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