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WKU Forensics Team wins 2017 state championship

The WKU Forensics Team won the 2017 Kentucky state forensics tournament on Saturday (Feb. 18) at Owensboro Community and Technical College. WKU won the overall state championship, sweeping all three of the team sweepstakes championships along the way: individual events, NPDA debate and IPDA debate. The team also collected 11 individual state championships. The University […]

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WKU Forensics Team wins at Bowling Green State University

The WKU Forensics Team traveled to Bowling Green, Ohio, to compete in two tournaments the weekend of Feb. 11-12. WKU’s team of 10 was crowned team sweepstakes champion at both tournaments, capturing 15 individual championships, and advancing all members to at least one final round each. Other competing schools included Marshall University and Eastern Michigan […]

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WKU Forensics Team members win 24 individual event titles at Illinois and Murray State

WKU’s Forensics Team traveled to Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, and Murray to take part in four tournaments the weekend of Feb. 6-7, winning 24 individual event championships along the way. At both of the tournaments in Illinois, WKU’s squad of six placed third in team sweepstakes. Additionally, all members advanced to elimination rounds. Other competing schools included […]

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More members of WKU Forensics Team qualify for national tournaments

WKU’s Forensics Team traveled to Saint Louis, Missouri, and DeKalb, Illinois, to take part in three tournaments the weekend of Jan. 28-29. The tournament in Saint Louis was hosted by Webster University. There, WKU’s team of 15 placed third in overall team sweepstakes, which combined individual events and debate. Competing schools included the University of […]

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WKU Forensics Team places 2nd at tournaments in Illinois

Members of the WKU Forensics Team traveled to Peoria, Illinois, to compete in two tournaments co-hosted by Bradley University and the University of Texas at Austin the weekend of Jan. 14-15. WKU placed second in team sweepstakes at both tournaments, ahead of 41 other schools. The competition included George Mason University, Illinois State University, Kansas […]

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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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