Lodi High School Forensics Tournament
This is a High School tournament in Wisconsin.
The Lodi High School Forensics Team extends a warm and hearty invitation to your to team to attend our tournament on Saturday, February 18th, 2017
We will begin at 7:30 AM in the Lodi High School Office. All participating schools are expected to register no later than 8:15 AM. Please make sure you have an updated cell phone number in SpeechWire, so tournament personnel can contact you in case a member of your team fails to check-in by 8:15AM.
WHSFA rules and CATEGORIES (please see, www.whsfa.org) will be used with allowances made for WFCA rule variations. Public Address WILL NOT be offered. Oral Interpretation of Literature (OIL) WILL be offered.
All students will participate in Four (4) Rounds. There will NOT be a Power/Final Round.
Students will be scored using Ranks and ties will be broken by Evaluation Points.
Teams are capped at seven (7) entries per event, 70 entries total. Students are allowed to enter ONE (1) event. Your top 25 entries will count toward team scores with a maximum of four (4) entries per event.
8:30 Radio/Extemp drawings begin in the LMC
8:30 Student meeting in Cafeteria and Judges Meeting in LGI
9:00 Round I
10:15 Round II
11:30 Round III
1:30 Round IV
2:45 Awards in Performing Arts Center
AWARDS: Trophies will be presented to the top three competitors and medals to the remaining finalists. Your top 25 competitors with a maximum of four (4) in any one category will count for team awards. Team trophies will be awarded to schools in two (2) divisions: Large Team (based on total points) and Small Team (based on team average). Divisions will be determined based on actual entries competing. A minimum of five (5) entries will be needed to compete for team awards.
FOOD: Lunch and an assortment of snack items will be available for purchase throughout the day for students from the Concession Stand hosted by the Lodi Athletic Boosters. Continental breakfast and drinks will be provided for coaches, judges, and bus drivers in the morning with a lunch provided by the Lodi Athletic Booster Club.
FEES: A fee of $9.00 for each individual entry and $12.00 for Play Acting & Group Interpretation based on your registration as of 1:00PM on Friday, February 17th, 2017.
-Please register via Speechwire.com by 5:00PM Friday, February 3rd, 2017
-Teams can and should manage their own drops on Speechwire.com until 1:00 PM, Friday, February 17th, after that point, email drops to email@example.com.
-Entries dropped after that time will still be charged.
-Day of tournament drops are strongly discouraged. On the day of the tournament you must please TEXT by 7:15AM to confirm ALL your entries, EVEN IF YOU HAVE NO DROPS. This will ensure that we get started on time. Please text Anne Lembcke at 608-712-2923.
JUDGES: Each school must provide one (1) judge for every five (5) entries or portion of five (5) entries. Each group or play is considered one (1) entry. Please bring your own judges. If you are having problems filling a judging assignment, Lodi may be able to hire one for you at $100 per judge.
We look forward to hosting you on Saturday, February 18th. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us:
Head Forensics Coach
Work: 608-592-3853, x4446
Work: 608-592-3853, x4435
1100 Sauk Street