Celebrating Speech & Debate
Celebrating Speech & Debate
Canterbury Reports

Although many Speech & Debate meets were canceled this year due to COVID-19, including the IHSFA State Speech Tournament, the Canterbury team still had plenty to celebrate!

Canterbury Speech and Debate students were able to celebrate this year's accomplishments via a ceremony on Zoom. Join us in celebrating all of their hard work!

The Kyle Eller Award for Excellence in Interpretation
Lena Alt
Nithin Krishnan

The Robert Goodman Award for Excellence in Persuasive Speaking
Nile Adhami

The James Kimbrough Award for Excellence in Original Speaking
Nithin Krishnan
Gabby Spier

The Ronnye Rutledge Award for Career High National Forensic League Points
Nina Ijomanta

The Ted Steward Leadership Award
Nile Adhami
Lena Alt

The Tara Gangadhar Attitude Award
Hudson Shroyer

The Amber Zimmerman Most Valuable Speaker Award
Lena Alt
Nithin Krishnan


2020 IHSFA Sectional Tournament Results/
State Tournament Qualifiers

United States Extemporaneous
Esther Li

Humor
Nina Ijomanta

International Extemporaneous
Nile Adhami

Discussion
Shu Yi Chen

Program Oral Interpretation
Lena Alt

Poetry
Marissa Toole

Duo
Lena Alt
Nithin Krishnan
Naomi Gephart
Marissa Toole
Nikitha Babu
Lucy Somers
Alisha Babu
Shiniah Jones

Original Oratory
Nithin Krishnan

Informative
Isabella vonSeggern
Annie Wang

Impromptu
Lucy Summers
Nile Adhami


National Speech and Debate Association National Qualifiers
Tournament moved to an online format

Lena Alt - Duo Interpretation

Nithin Krishnan - Duo Interpretation

Nina Ijomanta - Humor


National Speech and Debate Association Northeast Indiana District
Congressional Debate

House of Representatives
Ibi Gomaa

Senate
Nile Adhami