USC Trojan Invitational

2023 — University of Southern Californ, CA/US

The University of Southern California Trojan Debate Squad invites you to:

The USC Trojan Invitational &

Sandra Seville Jones Memorial Tournament

This tournament will be IN PERSON at University of Southern California.


Need help during the tournament due to missing judge/teams, or technical issues?
Please text the Tournament Helpline: (213) 537-6714.

Phone Calls to this Helpline will not be answered.

Before making your request, please let us know these details:
1) Your Event and Division
2) Your Building and Room Number
3) Your Role in the Debate: Judge, Debater, Coach, Observer
4) Your Name (and School if applicable)

This will help us identify you and solutions to your issues much faster. Once you've provided this identifying information, let us know your issue or question. If the issue is about a missing debater or judge, please include their name (and School if applicable).

Judge's Room:
THH 116


The USC Invitational Tournament is a SEMIFINAL Qualifier to the TOC in Varsity Lincoln-Douglas Debate. We will also host a novice Lincoln-Douglas division. The Varsity LD tournament will be Saturday (2/25) through Monday (2/27). Novice LD will be on Saturday and Sunday only.

This tournament is a fundraiser for the Los Angeles Metropolitan Debate League (LAMDL) - a partner in the National Association of Urban Debate Leagues. All proceeds will benefit the organization.


The Sandra Seville Jones Memorial Tournament is LAMDL's 5th League tournament of the 2022-23 Season. In addition to our traditional divisions, we will also have a UDNC Qualifier Round Robin. LAMDL CX Novice, JV, Varsity, and Qualifier Divisions will take place Friday (2/24) and Saturday (2/25). LAMDL CX Rookie Division will be Saturday only.

See Side Panel for specific details for all events - LD and LAMDL CX Debate will follow different schedules.