GMU Debate Team Updates

GMU Debate Team Updates
GMU Debate Team 2021

Mason Debate ends the first semester of the 2021 debate season with THREE partnerships in the top 50 teams in the country! Congratulations to Ky Kyler Buckner and Noah Graham (SEVENTH RANKED IN THE NATION), Mary Beth Armstrong and Nick Loew (39th), and Tiff Imbimbo and Shahd Joari (48th).


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The team has also just finished two of their closing Fall semester tournaments, and had great success. Congrats to Mason Debate for an amazing weekend at the Wake Forest Varsity Debate Tournament and the ADA JV/Novice Fall Championship!

In varsity, Ky Buckner and Noah Graham had another National Final Four appearance, beating Dartmouth in quarterfinals, Wake Forest in octafinals, and Trinity in double octafinals! Mary Beth Armstrong and Nick Loew also reached elimination rounds!

In novice, the team had their fifth tournament in a row in finals! Congrats to Ankita Bhurtel and Jeremy Brown for ending as finalists. This was Jeremy’s second finals appearance. Ankita now joins the eight other Mason novices in the finals club!