Debate Team selected for National Parliamentary Debate Tournament of Excellence
February 27, 2012
The debate team has achieved another significant milestone. Senior Jessica Brayton of Lyons, Kan., and junior Nolan Chaney, of Hutchinson, Kan., have been selected to participate in the National Parliamentary Debate Tournament of Excellence (NPTE).The pair received a second round bid to the NPTE, which will be hosted by Western Washington University in Bellingham, Wash., on March 17-19.
The tournament recognizes the top 64 teams in the nation, awarding 24 first-round bids, 24 second-round bids and sixteen at-large bids. The Sterling College duo is currently ranke