Coed Varsity Debate · National Debate

From Dr. Mooney and Mr. Berdnik:


Tennent hosted the Philadelphia Catholic Forensic League Varsity Finals and National Qualifiers on Saturday.  This tournament attracted 162 speech and debate competitors from 19 schools.  Congratulations to the following members of the Debate Team who qualified to compete in the National Catholic Forensic League Grand National Tournament in Milwaukee over Memorial Day weekend:

  • Ethan Knox in Lincoln-Douglas Debate
  • Lars Midthassel in Policy Debate
  • Nick Simila in Lincoln-Douglas Debate
  • Juliana Whitley in Policy Debate

The Debate Team and coaches would especially like to thank our amazing facilities, food service, technology, and office staff and our National Honor Society student volunteers who contributed to the success of this event!


Good luck to our team in this weekend’s National Speech and Debate Association Valley Forge District Tournament!


Thanks for your support of #TennentDebate!