Pine Richland Novice Tournament

2022 — 700 Warrendale Road, Gibsonia, PA/US

You are cordially invited to the novice only tournament, held this year at Pine-Richland High School on Saturday, October 29th. As usual, this tournament’s goal is to create a comfortable learning environment for our speech and debate newcomers in the area. Please note that only brand new members and those with very limited experience in their event may attend.

Continuing Upper St Clair tradition, to allow for upperclassmen participation you are encouraged to bring your experienced competitors as judges in this event. Please make sure your selected judges are aware and cognizant of the judging criteria in the event they are judging to allow for the most authentic experience possible. 

Check out the invitational attached on the website for more information regarding the tournament.

Anticipated Tournament Outline: Subject to change





7:30 AM-8:00 AM

Check In

8:00 AM-8:30 AM

Judges Meetings (In Cafeteria)

Extemp to Prep, Rounds blasted no later than 8:30AM

8:30 AM-9:00 AM

Round 1

Round 1

Session 1

9:00 AM-9:30 AM

9:30 AM-10:00 AM

Round 2

Round 2

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-11:00 AM

Round 3

Round 3

11:00 AM-11:30 AM

Lunch Break

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Lunch Break

Lunch Break

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Session 2

12:30 PM-1:00 PM

Round 4

Round 4

1:00 PM-1:30 PM

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Downtime while final scores are calculated

2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Awards Ceremony (in Cafeteria)


Please contact Kayley Szymanski if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you on October 29th!

  • The Pine-Richland Forensics Team