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Steve Kirkpatrick Memorial Speech Tournament

Concord High School--January 12, 2019


The Concord High School Speech Team invites you to our annual speech tournament.  We will offer all 14 IHSFA speech events and follow IHSFA rules, unless otherwise specified. Please make sure to read through all of the following information carefully. It will be a full day of competition. ALL TIMES LISTED ARE EDT.


NE District Congress Registration: 7:15-8:15am in front of the media center.  Seating and first session starts at 8:30am. Please contact your district chairperson for information on registering.


Speech Meet Information


Speech Registration: 8:00-8:30am in front of the Media Center. There will be a judges' meeting at 8:30am in the cafeteria to answer questions. 


Extemp Prep starts at 8:45am with round 1 in all events starting at 9:15am in order to accommodate students participating in District Congress.


Entries: Varsity division with a maximum of 6 per event.


Judges: Please bring 1 judge for every 5 entries or fraction (6 entries=2 judges). The head coach is

expected to judge and be listed as the 1st judge on the entry. *Also please note, coaches may be asked to judge for the District Congress tournament.


Doubling: All events are allowed to double according to IHSFA rules.


  • Please note the following regarding doublers in Extemp and Broadcasting:

  1. Extempers MUST go to extemp first and then go to their second event.

  2. Broadcasting doublers MUST go to Broadcasting first.



  • All events will go 3 rounds, with a Final round of 6.


  • Broadcasting:

    • Round 1 and the Final Round will be a 5 minute news program. Information for the commercial and music copy will be available for download Monday, January 7th after 5pm EDT.

    • Round 2--Students should bring a 2 minute editorial on the importance of mental and physical self-care.

    • Round 3--On-the-Spot


  • Extemp:  Draw Rounds 1 & 3. Round 3 topic for Final.


  • Discussion:  Artifacts will be available for download on Monday, January 7th after 5pm.


Food: Will be available all day.  Please remember that as the cost to hosting a tournament increases, your support through purchasing food at the tournament is greatly appreciated.


Awards: Top 3 finishers in each event will earn sweep for your team.  Ribbons for all finalists (Honor and Top 6) as well as trophies for the top 5 teams.


Deadline: Registration is due on Speechwire by Tuesday, January 8th at 8:00pm(EDT).  


Concord Speech Team Coaching Staff:

Jeff Stutzman, Head Coach

Kim Nonnenmacher, Asst. Coach


Manager contact information

Jeff Stutzman
Email address: jeff.stutzman@gmail.com
Phone number: 5743705054

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