LC Debater Takes First Place

February 3rd, 2009

Pineville, LA The Louisiana College debate team competed this past weekend at Bossier Parish Community College against such schools as LSU, Sam Houston State, John Brown University and a host of others from Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi.  Out of 52 competitors in the Novice division, senior debater Victory Greenhouse was the tournament’s first place speaker and Louisiana state champion speaker.  She was also a semi-finalist in the debate competition. Additionally, in the Novice division, sophomore, Steven Niette, advanced to the final 16 in the debate competition. In the varsity division, senior team captain, Kris Lee, was a semi-finalist. 

 

Also at the tournament, Debate Coach Scot Loyd was elected vice president by his peers to the governing body of the Louisiana Intercollegiate Forensics Association. 

 

For more information about the LC debate team or their upcoming schedule, contact Scot Loyd at 487-7594 or loyd@lacollege.edu.