Debate Season Calendar

Middle School Tournaments

All tournaments are held on Saturdays from 8 to 3:30, unless otherwise indicated.

October 15 – Middle School T1
November 12 – Middle School T2 / Greater Boston 1
December 10 – Middle School T3
January 7 – Greater Boston 2
January 21 – Middle School T4
February 11 – Middle School T5
March 4 – City Championship (Middle School T6)
March 18 – Greater Boston 3

High School Tournaments

Rounds 1 and 2 are held on Friday nights from 4pm – 8pm. Rounds 3 and 4 are held on Saturday mornings from 8am – 12pm. Elimination rounds take place on Saturday afternoon from 2pm – 8pm.

October 7-8 – High School T1 (with Greater Boston schools)
November 18-19 – High School T2

December 3 – High School Open Division – BDL Offices
December 10 – High School T3 (the Angel Tournament)
January 20-21 – High School T4
February 10-11 – New England Urban Debate Championship (High School T5, with Greater Boston schools)
March 10-11 – City Championship for Novice, JV, and Varsity Divisions (High School T6)
March 17-18 – City Championship for Open Division

High School Travel Tournaments *Open Division Only

January 14-16 – Lexington Winter Invitational (Big Lex)
February 3-4 – NSDA District Tournament
February 18-20 – Harvard National Forensics Tournament

League Events

March 30 – End of Year Awards Ceremony (All debaters and families welcome)
April 27 – Volunteer Appreciation Event (BDL Community welcome)

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