Monday, July 31, 2017

2017-2018 Tournament Calendar

**Please note** This season's tournament calendar is subject to change, based on registration and availability. Expectations for tournament attendance and behavior will be established in August, and the criteria for selection for travelling tournaments will be established by the start of the season. Most travelling tournaments are limited to 2-6 spots per event.



Date
Location
Events and Entries
9/8-9/10
Grapevine, TX*
PF/LD
9/23
Wayzata, MN
PF/LD/Congress/Policy (all)

9/22-9/24
West Des Moines, IA*
PF/LD/Policy

9/30
Anoka
PF/LD/Congress
9/30
Rosemount
Policy
10/7
Lakeville North
PF/LD/Congress*
*Seniors may miss 10/14 or this weekend
10/6-7
University of Minnesota
Policy
10/14
Maple Grove
PF/LD/Congress
*Seniors may miss 10/7 or this weekend*
10/14
Washington Tech
Policy
10/28
East Ridge
PF/LD/Congress
(second topic begins)
11/3-11/4
Apple Valley*
PF/LD/Congress
(select varsity/JV)
11/4
Champlin Park
PF/LD (novice)
11/8
Southern NSDA Congress Qualifiers
St. Paul, MN
Congress
11/10-11/11
Middleton, WI*
PF (2 teams max)
11/11
Edina
PF/LD/Congress
11/10-11/11
Highland Park
St Paul, MN.
Policy
11/17-11/19
Glenbrooks, IL*
PF/LD/Policy
11/18
Robbinsdale Cooper
PF/LD
11/17-18
TBD
Policy
12/1-12/2
MSHSL Section Congress Tournament, Eagan HS
Congress (2 spots)
12/1-12/2
MDTA Novice and JV State, Eagan HS
PF/LD/Policy (JV and Novice only, everyone else coaches, seniors judge and coach)
12/8-12/10
Dowling Catholic* (Des Moines, IA)
PF/LD (varsity)
(December topic for PF)
12/15-12/17
Blake
PF/LD/Policy (varsity)
(January topic)
1/5-1/6
Section 6AA Debate
PF/LD/Policy
(2 teams per event)
1/12-1/13
MSHSL State Tournament**
University of Minnesota
PF/LD/Policy/Congress
(Contingent on qualifying)
1/19-1/20
Southern NSDA Debate Qualifiers
PF/LD/Policy
(4 teams per event)
2/16-2/17
Millard North*
(Omaha, NE)
PF/LD

4/29-5/1
Tournament of Champions**
(Lexington, KY)
PF/LD/Policy/Congress
(requires 2 bids to qualify)
6/17-6/22
NSDA Nationals**
(Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
PF/LD/Policy/Congress
(requires qualification at Southern NSDA)

* = denotes a TOC bid tournament

** = tournament requires qualification