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Debate and Speech

Beyond Resolved Maine

For more information or to join the conversation reach out to D’Arcy Robinson.

Call for nominations: Maine State Of-the-year and scholarship awards

Each year at the Maine State Championship Tournament we award individuals for outstanding support and service to the Maine Forensic Association, including: Coach of the Year Judge of the Year Award (may be broken down into more than one award by event depending on nominations) Student scholarships (broken down by event category) Use the links…
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Submit your membership dues by December 1

Find the form to become a member of the Maine Forensic Association here. Dues postmarked prior to December 1 are only $75. The linked page above also has links to membership forms for the National Catholic Forensic League and the National Speech and Debate Association.

Save the date: Maine Middle School Tournament

UPDATED: May 20, 2018 with different date. Falmouth High School will host the 2018 Maine Middle School Tournament on June 13. Keep an eye out here for more information and the invitation soon.

New tournament for 2017-2018 calendar

Kailey Smith, coach at Lawrence High School, is please to add a Speech-ony tournament on November 4, 2017. Keep an eye out for her invitation.

Middle school tournament announced

The 2017 Middle School Tournament will be hosted at Falmouth High School the afternoon of June 8. Full invitation and registration site coming soon!

MFA Coaches Meeting Confirmed

Join us May 12, 2017 at Lewiston High School 8:30 a.m. to approximately 2:30 p.m. for the MFA Coaches Meeting. Details agenda will be published when available.

12/17 Tournament @ Lewistion HS CANCELED

Based upon the latest weather reports, Lewiston High School has canceled the tournament scheduled for December 17. Lewiston will host a speech-only meet on January 14 to complement the debate-and-Congress only tournament in York.

Changes to Speech events for 2016-2017 season

Per motions passed at the Fall 2016 Coaches Meeting (see minutes), a ballot was distributed to the member coaches of the Maine Forensic Association. Twenty schools voted. For each proposal that passed, the secretary will update documentation accordingly with respective moderators. Below are the proposals and results: Proposal 1: I approve adding the proposed language to the State…
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Call for nominations: Scholarships and Of the Year

Greetings! It is that time of year again-time to collect nominations for the Coach of the Year Judge of the Year Student Scholarships Remember that the scholarships are awarded in each major category—Speech, Debate and Congress—so that a school can nominate in all of the categories. Date for submissions is Jan. 13. Email nominations to [email protected] Ballots…
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