Sacred Heart Greenwich Invitation

 

Senior Judging and Double Entry Allowed

 

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Dear Moderator,

You and your speakers are invited to the next NYCFL contest to be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Convent of The Sacred Heart in Greenwich, Connecticut

DOUBLE ENTRY (except Congress) IS ALLOWED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

(Limitations may be imposed if Registration is too big)


(click here for directions)

This contest is open to NYCFL Schools only.

Please make sure dues are paid and NCFL membership card has been submitted

 

CATEGORIES: 

J.V. Extemp (frosh/soph only)

Vars. Extemp

Original Oratory

J.V. Oral Interpretation of Prose /Poetry

Vars. Oral Interpretation of Prose/Poetry

Duo Interpretation of Literature (Memorized  Multiple Characters Permitted)

Declamation

Dramatic Performance

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STUDENT CONGRESS

(If you do congress, you must have submitted a bill and provide 1 Congress Judge)

The contest will consist of three preliminary rounds and a final round of 8 speakers

Please Note:

Oral Interp contestants must be prepared for BOTH Prose and Poetry programs at this contest

Duos must be memorized and multiple characters are permitted

Note Cards May Be Used in Extemp

 

EXTEMP TOPICS:

 Please check NYCFL.org for extemp topic schedule.

 

REGISTRATION:

 9:00 - 9:30 on Saturday morning at Convent of The Sacred Heart, Greenwich, Connecticut.

 

PRE-REGISTRATION:

 Pre registration will be done on TABROOM.COM

 

JUDGING REQUIREMENTS:

 ONE qualified judge for every FIVE entries or fraction thereof.

Senior Judging of JV OI, JV X, and DEC is Allowed

A judge is qualified to judge at this tournament under NYCFL rules

If he or she is a college freshman or older;

AND

is the coach of a program,
OR has judged before, OR participated in forensics as a student.

THERE ARE NO HIRED JUDGES AVAILABLE!!!!!

UNCOVERED SLOTS WILL HAVE TO BE DROPPED!!!!!

Judges who are not qualified under these rules must attend one contest as an observer judge, and be registered with the Executive Committee as such. Observer judges do not count toward the quota of judges you must provide.

Observer judges must arrive at the tournament with a copy of the League s judging handbook and should have read it beforehand. If you need another copy of the handbook, let me know.

 

*** PLEASE NOTE: ***

OBSERVER JUDGES THAT DO NOT HAVE A COPY OF THE JUDGING MANUAL

AT THE TOURNAMENT WILL NOT BE TRAINED

A Copy of the Judges Manual is available - HERE

 

FEES: 

 $5 per student. Drops on the morning of the contest still incur registration fee.

 

AWARDS: 

 Trophies awarded to 8 finalists in each event. Team trophies awarded to the top 7 schools based on each school s Top 2 (Congress, Extemp, OO), Top 2 (OI, POI, and Duo), and Top 2 entries in (DP and Dec).

 

LUNCH: 

 Judges and coaches will be the guests of Convent of the Sacred Heart for lunch.

 Lunch will be available for students at a nominal fee.

 

DROPS/ADDS:

 All Drops may be made in TABROOM until 9:00am on the morning of the tournament.

Remember:

Drops after the registration deadline of 9 PM on WEDNESDAY do not alter your judging quota.

Registration fees for drops on the morning of the contest must still be paid.

There are NO ADDS after the pre-registration deadline has passed.

 

I look forward to seeing you on the 27th! Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

 

 

Sincerely,

 

Charles J. Sloat