The Marist Speech & Debate Team began traveling to tournaments in the 1998-1999 school year. The team traveled to four local tournaments and competed at the State Championship.  Throughout its growth, the team has traveled to more than 78 different tournaments in 26 different states and the District of Columbia. The team travels to at least twenty tournaments a school year, not including the State and National Championships.

LONGEST ACTIVE STREAKS

T-1st - Apple Valley Minneapple - 7 years
T-1st - Chattahoochee Cougar Classic - 7 years
2nd - Emory Barkley Forum for High Schools - 6 years

MOST ATTENDED TOURNAMENTS

1st - Chattahoochee Cougar Classic - 16 years
1st - Emory Barkley Forum for High Schools - 16 years
3rd - Wake Forest National Earlybird - 14 years
3rd - Westminster Woodruff Debates - 14 years
 

Tournaments in Georgia

  • Alpharetta Treasure Hunt (Alpharetta, GA): 2011, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019

  • Autumn by the Lake Classic (Lincolnton, GA): 2010, 2011, 2012

  • Autumn Argument (Canton, GA): 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018

  • Autumn Classic (Gainesville, GA): 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016

  • Barkley Forum for High School (Atlanta, GA): 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

  • B.E. Mays Tournament (Atlanta, GA): 1999

  • Brookwood Maroon & Gold (Snellville, GA): 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

  • Blue Devil Debates (Columbus, GA): 2015, 2016

  • Bulldog Debates (Athens, GA): 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • Cairo Syrupmaker Classic (Cairo, GA): 2012

  • Carter Invitational/Quest for a Dream (Atlanta, GA): 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • Central Forum (Lawrenceville, GA): 2000

  • Cherokee Winter Challenge (Canton, GA): 2018

  • Cougar Classic (Johns Creek, GA): 1998, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

  • Fayette Classic (Fayetteville, GA): 2008, 2009, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Gainesville Debate Tournament (Gainesville, GA): 1998, 1999, 2000

  • Gladiator Debates (Johns Creek, GA): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2017

  • Griffin Bear Classic (Griffin, GA): 2011, 2012, 2013

  • Hidden Leaf Classic (Chamblee, GA): 2007

  • John McClellan Invitational (Warner Robins, GA): 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2016

  • Johnson Joust (Gainesville, GA): 2015, 2017, 2018

  • Milton Eagle Classic (Milton, GA): 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2015

  • Northside Debate Tournament (Warner Robins, GA): 2001, 2008, 2009

  • Peach State Classic (Carrollton, GA): 2002, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • Red Devil Rhetoric (Jackson, GA): 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Roman Classic (Rome, GA): 1999, 2005

  • Roswell Hornet Challenge (Roswell, GA): 2014

  • Sandra Silvers Classic (Calhoun, GA): 1998, 2000, 2001, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015

  • Warrior War of Words (Grovetown, GA): 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • West Georgia Tournament (Carrollton, GA): 2000, 2001, 2007

  • Westminster Woodruff Debates (Atlanta, GA): 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2016, 2017, 2018

  • Woodward JV/Novice Nationals (College Park, GA): 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019

  • NDCA National Tournament in 2018.

Tournaments in Alabama

  • Bishop Guild Debates (Birmingham, AL): 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

  • Hoover City Swing (Hoover, AL): 2015, 2016

  • Marilee Dukes Invitational (Vestavia Hills, AL): 2013, 2017, 2018

  • Over the Mountain Classic (Vestavia Hills, AL): 2014

  • Robert Furlong Invitational (Montgomery, AL): 2015, 2019

  • NSDA National Tournament in 2013 and 2017.

Tournaments in Arizona

  • Southwest Championships (Tempe, AZ): 2013

Tournaments in California

  • Cal Invitational (Berkeley, CA): 2010, 2011, 2012

  • Stanford Invitational (Palo Alto, CA): 2015

  • NCFL Grand National Touranment in 2016

Tournaments in Connecticut 

  • Yale Invitational (New Haven, CT): 2014

Tournaments in District of Columbia

  • Georgetown Day Invitational (Washington DC): 2002, 2003, 2009

Tournaments in Florida

  • Blue Key (Gainesville, FL): 2017

  • Crestian Classic (Ft. Lauderdale, FL): 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017

  • Cypress Bay Tradition (Weston, FL): 2016, 2017, 2018

  • University School Sunvitational (Ft. Lauderdale, FL): 2014

  • NCFL Grand National Tournament in 2015

  • NDCA National Championship in 2016

  • NSDA National Championship in 2018

Tournaments in Indiana

  • NSDA National Tournament in 2012

Tournaments in Illinois

  • Glenbrooks Invitational (Glenview, IL): 2001, 2004, 2005

  • Trevian Invitational (Winnetka, IL): 2018

  • NCFL Grand National Tournament in 2014

  • NDCA National Championship in 2019

Tournaments in Iowa

  • Dowling Paradigm (Des Moines, IA): 2014, 2017

  • Mid America Cup (Des Moines, IA): 2015, 2016, 2018

Tournaments in Kansas

  • NSDA National Tournament in 2014

Tournaments in Kentucky

  • Ohio Valley Invitational (Lexington, KY): 2002, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018

  • Tournament of Champions (Lexington, KY): 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018

  • NCFL Grand National Tournament in 2017

Tournaments in Louisiana 

  • Navy & Old Gold Exhibition (New Orleans, LA): 2017, 2018

  • Newman Debates (New Orleans, LA): 2003, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016

Tournaments in Maryland

  • NCFL Grand National Tournament in 2012

Tournaments in Massachusetts

  • Big Lex (Lexington, MA): 2003, 2004, 2005

  • Harvard Invitational (Boston, MA): 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2013

Tournaments in Michigan

  • Michigan Debate Tournament (Ann Arbor, MI): 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2016

  • NDCA National Championship in 2008

Tournaments in Minnesota

  • John Edie Holiday Classic (Minneapolis, MN): 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018

  • Minneapple Debate Tournament (Apple Valley, MN): 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Tournaments in Nebraska

  • Millard North Milo Cup (Omaha, NE): 2018, 2019

Tournaments in Nevada

  • Golden Desert Invitational (Las Vegas, NV): 2012

  • NDCA National Championship in 2009 and 2015

Tournaments in New York

  • Big Bronx (New York, NY): 2001, 2013, 2018

  • Columbia Invitational (New York, NY): 2012, 2013

Tournaments in North Carolina

  • Guilford County Challenge (Greensboro, NC): 2013

  • Laird Lewis Invitational (Charlotte, NC): 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • National Earlybird (Winston-Salem, NC): 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Tournaments in Pennsylvania 

  • NCFL Grand National Tournament in 2013

Tournaments in Tennessee

  • Southern Bell Forum (Nashville, TN): 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2016, 2019

  • NDCA National Championship in 2013

Tournaments in Texas

  • Bellaire Forensics Tournament (Houston, TX): 2015

  • Greenhill Fall Classic (Dallas, TX): 2002, 2016, 2018

  • Heart of Texas Invitational (Dallas, TX): 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Longhorn Debates (Austin, TX): 2004

  • Novice Round Up (Dallas, TX): 2014

  • NSDA National Tournament in 2015

Tournaments in Utah

  • Alta Silver & Black Invitational (Sandy, UT): 2012, 2017

  • NSDA National Tournament in 2016

  • NDCA National Championship in 2014 and 2017

Tournaments in Wisconsin

  • Badgerland Tournament (Middleton, WI): 2014

  • NCFL Grand National Tournament in 2005 and 2019

Tournaments in Wyoming

  • Cheyenne East Holiday Classic (Cheyenne, WY): 2013