Welcome to the home page for the 2019 Last Chance Tournament tournament hosted by Arizona State University on Mar 2, 2019 for College students.

Status: Tournament Completed


Dear Colleagues, 

The District Committee and Arizona State University cordially invite you to attend the American Forensics Association - National Individual Events Tournament District IX Qualifier and Last Chance Tournament on the Colorado College campus from March 2-3, 2019. 


Two tournaments of eleven individual events will be offered.  The first will be an open  IE tournament on Saturday, followed by the AFA-NIET District IX Qualifying Tournament on Sunday.


AFA-NIET District IX tournament (Sunday only) includes any college or university in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, El Paso County, Texas, plus Montana State University, Billings, which offers an Associate of Arts degree and/or higher degree.  Any college or university in this region is eligible for membership in AFA-NIET District IX, so all are very welcome to attend!

The attached invitation contains complete information about the tournament.  If there is a question you don't find answered, please do not hesitate to contact us. We expect this year's tournament to draw outstanding competition that will be complemented by an excellent tab room staff.

With warm regards, 

Sarah Hinkle

Interim Chair, AFA-NIET District IX 

Head Speech and Debate Coach 

Colorado College


Adam Symonds, Ph.D.

District Host    

Lecturer/Director of Forensics 

Arizona State University



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