Whitworth Forensics closes the 17-18 season in 4th place


The Whitworth University Forensics team closed its season at the International Public Debate Association National Tournament held on our campus, March 24-27.   In the yearlong sweepstakes for points earned all season, Whitworth took fourth place out of over 125 schools across the nation.  Whitworth finished ahead of national and regional rivals including…

Forensics team wins Oregon State tournament


The Arguing Bucs won the Oregon State University tournament in Corvallis, Oregon this past weekend.  The team finished ahead of regional rivals including Lewis & Clark College, Idaho State University, Pacific University and the University of Idaho. Sara Muscente ’19 won the Minette Phillips Overall Speaker award as the top…

Forensics team starts spring strong at Pacific University tournament


The Whitworth University Forensics team brought home eight speech awards and 11 debate awardsthe Pacific University tournament January 26-28, 2018.  The team took 5th place overall out of 23 schools, defeating regional rivals including Pacific University, Oregon State University, University of Oregon, and Willamette University. Tucker Wilson ’20 was recognized as…

Whitworth Forensics takes 4th at Linfield College tournament


The Whitworth University Forensics team brought home 13 speech awards and 13 debate awards from the Linfield College tournament in McMinnville, OR.  The Arguing Bucs took fourth place overall out of 32, finishing ahead of regional rivals including Oregon State University, Pacific University, Utah State University, and the University of Oregon. …

Whitworth Forensics takes second at Lewis & Clark


The Whitworth University forensics team opened its season well at the Lewis & Clark College tournament this past weekend in Portland, OR.   Whitworth took second place overall and fourth place in the speech sweepstakes out of out of 41 schools from 12 states.  The team defeated national and regional rivals including…

Whitworth Forensics finishes ’16-’17 season in third


The Whitworth University Forensics team closed its season at the International Public Debate Association National Tournament at Arkansas Tech, in Russellville, Arkansas on March 25-27, 2017. In the yearlong sweepstakes for points earned all season, Whitworth took third place out of more than 136 schools across the nation. Whitworth finished…

Whitworth Forensics takes second at OSU


The Arguing Bucs took second place at the Oregon State University tournament in Corvallis, Oregon, finishing ahead of regional rivals including Lewis & Clark College, Oregon State University, Pacific University and the University of Portland. James Eccles '(17) finished as the second overall speaker out of over 60 at the…

Whitworth takes 2nd place debate sweepstakes in Oklahoma


The Whitworth Forensics team took second place out of 18 schools at the University of Oklahoma debate tournament on February 11, 2017.  Whitworth finished ahead of national rivals including Colorado Christian University, Oral Roberts University, Southern Methodist University and the University of Oklahoma. Jacob Farrell ’18 was undefeated in the…
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