Tournament Results

 

Pi Kappa Delta 2015 Athens, OH Ohio University March 4th – 8th 2015 

Sweeps Awards

Excellence Award Public Forum Debate Sweeps – 7th

Excellence Award Overall Debate Sweeps – 10th

Excellence Award Overall Debate/IE Sweeps – 12th

IE Awards

Discussion – Austin Allen – Excellence Award – 20th

Online Scholarship – Kianna Mitchell – Excellence Award – 5th

Broadcast Journalism – Mary Beth Wolverton – Excellence Award – 19th

Impromptu – JD Rimann – Excellence Award – 23rd

Extemporaneous Speaking – JD Rimann – Superior Award – 15th

Extemporaneous Speaking – Mary Beth Wolverton – Excellence Award – 32nd

Extemporaneous Speaking – Meredith McPhail – Excellence Award – 33rd

Interviewing – Meredith McPhail – Excellence Award – 17th

Debate Awards

IPDA Novice – JD Rimann – Superior Award – 6th

IPDA Novice Speaker – JD Rimann – Superior Award – 2nd

IPDA Novice – Lakelyn Taylor – Excellence Award – 16th

IPDA Novice Speaker – Lakelyn Taylor – Excellence Award – 16th

IPDA Varsity – Meredith McPhail – Superior Award – 6th

IPDA Varsity Speaker – Meredith McPhail – Excellence Award – 9th

IPDA Varsity Speaker – Mary Beth Wolverton – Superior Award – 1st

Public Forum Debate – Meredith M/JD Rimann – Superior Award – 2nd

Public Forum Speaker Award – Meredith McPhail – Superior Award – 1st

Public Forum Speaker Award – JD Rimann – Superior Award – 11th

 

Mardi Gras Classic LSU/Alumni Swing ULL – Lafayette, LA Feb. 6th – 8th 

SWEEPSTAKES AWARDS

1st Place Debate (92 points to 2nd place’s 19 points)

1st Place Combine IE swing part 1 and Debate

3rd Place Cumulative (2 IEs and Debate)

IE AWARDS LSU (Swing 1)

3rd place POI – Austin Allen

4th Place Persuasion – Meredith McPhail

6th Place ADS – Austin Allen

IE AWARDS ALUMNI (Swing 2)

Top Novice Impromptu Speaking – JD Rimann

Top Novice Poetry – Charles Marshall

4th Place POI – Meredith McPhail

5th Place Persuasion – Meredith McPhail

5th Place Extemporaneous Speaking – Meredith McPhail

DEBATE AWARDS - INDIVIDUAL

1st Place Novice IPDA – JD Rimann

1st Place Novice Speaker IPDA – JD Rimann

1st Place Preliminary Seed Ranking Novice IPDA – JD Rimann

1st Place Varsity Speaker IPDA – Mary Beth Wolverton

1st Place Preliminary Seed Ranking Varsity IPDA – Josh Von Herrmann

2nd Place Varsity IPDA – Mary Beth Wolverton

2nd Place Varsity IPDA Speaker – Josh Von Herrmann

2nd Place Novice IPDA Speaker – Lakelyn Taylor

4th Place Varsity IPDA Speaker – Meredith McPhail

4th Place Novice IPDA Speaker – James Ford

5th Place Varsity IPDA Speaker – Ryan Cone

8th Place Novice IPDA Speaker – Jonathon Bridenbaker

Semi Finalist Novice IPDA – James Ford

Semi Finalist Novice IPDA – Lakelyn Taylor

Quarter Finalist Novice IPDA – Rachael Reeves

Quarter Finalist Novice IPDA – Jonathan Bridenbaker

Quarter Finalist Varsity IPDA – Meredith McPhail

Quarter Finalist Varsity IPDA – Ryan Cone

Quarter Finalist Varsity IPDA – Josh Von Herrmann

TEAM AWARDS

1st Place Team IPDA – Josh Von Herrmann/JD Rimann

1st Place Preliminary Seed Ranking Team IPDA – Josh Von Herrmann/JD Rimann

1st Place Speaker Team IPDA – Josh Von Herrmann

2nd Place Team IPDA – Lakelyn Taylor/Rachael Reeves

2nd Place Speaker Team IPDA – JD Rimann

3rd Place Team IPDA – Ryan Cone/James Ford

3rd Place Speaker Team IPDA – Ryan Cone

“Deep South Classic” Mississippi College – Jackson, MS Dec. 5th-6th 

SWEEPSTAKES AWARDS

3rd Place Overall Debate Sweeps

DEBATE AWARDS

1st place Preliminary Seed Ranking Novice IPDA - Kianna Mitchell

2nd Place Varsity IPDA – Josh Von Herrmann

4th Place Varsity Speaker IPDA – Meredith McPhail

Semi Finalist Varsity IPDA – Mary Beth Wolverton

Octo Finalist Varsity IPDA – Meredith McPhail

Octo Finalist Novice IPDA - Kianna Mitchell

10th place Novice Speaker IPDA - Jonathon Bridenbaker

16th place Novice Speaker IPDA – Kianna Mitchell

November 7th - 9th
The Southern Miss Forensics Society traveled to Shreveport, LA to compete at the Red River Swing. The team took 3rd place overall in the Team Sweepstakes. 
SWEEPSTAKES

2nd Place Ethical Integrity Award

3rd Place Overall Sweepstakes (Swing 1, Swing 2 and Debate)

3rd Place BPCC Sweepstakes (Swing 1)

4th Place Cumulative Sweepstakes (Swing 1 and Swing 2)

6th Place Debate Sweepstakes

6th Place LSUS Sweepstakes (Swing 2)

Individual Events:
BPCC half

2nd place Extemporaneous Speaking – Joshua VonHerrmann

4th place Extemporaneous Speaking – Meredith McPhail

5th place Extemporaneous Speaking – Mary Beth Woverton

4th place Persuasive Speaking – Meredith McPhail

6th place After Dinner Speaking – Austin Allen

3rd place Impromptu Speaking – J.D.Rimann

7th place Impromptu Speaking – Austin Allen

6th place Program Oral Interpretation – Meredith McPhail

5th place Pentathlon - Austin Allen

Top Novice Impromptu Speaker - JD Rimann

LSUS half

5th place Extemporaneous Speaking – Meredith McPhail

6th place Extemporaneous Speaking – Joshua VonHerrmann

4th place Persuasive Speaking – Meredith McPhail

5th place Impromptu Speaking – Marqiece Cunningham

4th place Individual Events (LSUS half) Sweepstakes

3rd place Overall Swing Sweepstakes

Debate:

2nd Place IPDA Varsity Debate Speaker Award - Josh Von Herrmann

4th Place IPDA Varsity Debate Speaker Award - Mary Beth Wolverton

15th Place IPDA Varsity Debate Speaker Award - Meredith McPhail

2nd Place IPDA Novice Debate Speaker Award - JD Rimann

Quarter Finalist Novice IPDA Debate Award - JD Rimann

Quarter Finalist Varsity IPDA Debate Award - Meredith McPhail

Octo Finalist Novice IPDA Debate Award - Emma Valentine

I.E. and Debate:

2nd place Pilot Award – Meredith McPhail

7th place Pilot Award – J.D. Rimann

9th pace Pilot Award – Joshua VonHerrmann



September 26th & 27th
The Southern Miss Forensics Society traveled to Tallahassee, FL to compete at the Capital City Classic. The team placed 5th overall in Team Sweepstakes and closed out Debate finals!!

Here are the highlights:
-Meredith McPhail & Kianna Mitchell were Co-IPDA Champions
-Novice debater Matthew Fowler placed 4th in Open IPDA!!
-Josh VonHerrmann placed 5th in Open IPDA Debate
-Mary Beth Wolverton place 6th in Open IPDA Debate
-Joshua von Herrmann was a Semi-Finalist in Impromptu Speaking
-Meredith McPhail - 1st Place Open Speaker IPDA Debate
-Josh VonHerrmann - 2nd Place Open Speaker IPDA Debate
-Kianna Mitchell - 3rd Place Open Speaker IPDA Debate
-Mary Beth Wolverton - 6th Place Open Speaker IPDA Debate