Welcome to the home page for the 2022 National Online Forensics Championship - College tournament hosted by National Online Forensics on Mar 17-20, 2022 for College students.

Status: Accepting Entries


  2022 Championships

Invitation


***Please click here for the full invitation***

Dear Forensics Community,

 

Building upon the success of last year’s online championships, National Online Forensics is excited to announce the 2022 National Online Forensics Championships for College, High School, Middle School, and Elementary.   This will be a synchronous video conference national championship tournament. 

 

Tournament Dates:

College

March 17-20, 2022

Register by Mar 13, 2022

High School

June 2-5, 2022

Register by May 29, 2022

Middle School

June 2-5, 2022


Register by May 29, 2022

Elementary

June 2-5, 2022

Register by May 29, 2022

 

National Online Forensics sees a tremendous value in an online national championship that can afford more competitors and programs the opportunity to compete and showcase their skills on a national level.

 

Key Points:

  • Registration is due by the Sunday before the tournament at 8pm Pacific time on ForensicsTournament.net

  • Reasonable entry fees payable by credit card on the website.

  • competitors will need to compete with the authorization and support of their school’s coaching staffs.  No independent competitor entries will be accepted. 

  • Each school is required to provide one judge for every 5 IE entries per pattern/2 debate teams. At the discretion of the Tournament Director, uncovered entries may be allowed (penalty fees apply).

  • The tournament will use synchronous video conferencing on the 8x8 platform. Please see the Best Practices section of this invite for tips on how to effectively use the platform.

  • There will be a single championship division for all events.

  • The Opening Ceremony, most final rounds, and the Awards ceremony will be live-streamed on YouTube.

 

We hope you and your team can join us for a celebration of the hard work our forensics competitors have been doing all season.  If you have any questions please feel free to email us at info@nationalonlineforensics.org 

 

Sincerely,

The National Online Forensics Team

 

Tournament Director

Danny Cantrell, Mt. SAC

 

Tab

 

Jedi Curva, Mt. SAC

Robert Cannon, Wilshire

 

Competitor and Judge Liaisons 

 

 

 

Topics, Extemp Prep

 

Ombuds

 

2022 College Tentative Schedule*

Thursday, March 17

(all times Pacific)


9:30am

Pattern C Round 1


11:00am

Pattern C Round 2


12:30 - 1:30pm

Lunch Break


1:30pm

Pattern C Round 3


3:00pm

Pattern C Round 4


5:00pm

Pattern C Elim 1


6:30pm

Pattern C Elim 2

Friday, March 18

(all times Pacific)


9:30am

Pattern D Round 1


11:00am

Pattern D Round 2


12:30 - 1:30pm

Lunch Break


1:30pm

Pattern D Round 3


3:00pm

Pattern D Round 4


5:00pm

Pattern D Elim 1


6:30pm

Pattern D Elim 2





Saturday, March 19

(all times Pacific)


9:30am (9:15 am draw)

Pattern A Round 1


11:00am (10:45am draw)

Pattern A Round 2


12:30 - 1:30pm 

Lunch Break


1:30pm (1:15pm draw)

Pattern A Round 3



3:30pm (3:15pm draw)

Pattern A Elim 1

(Events TBA) 



5:30pm (5:15pm draw)

Pattern A Elim 2

(Events TBA)


 

Sunday, March 20

(all times Pacific)


9:30am 

Pattern B Round 1


11:00am

Pattern B Round 2


12:30 - 1:30pm 

Lunch Break


1:30pm 

Pattern B Round 3



3:30pm 

Pattern B Elim 1

(Events TBA) 


5:00pm

Pattern B Elim 2

(Events TBA)


7:30pm/ASAP

Awards

 

* Schedule may be adjusted depending on entries

Pattern A: Informative, After Dinner, Prose, Poetry, Extemp

Pattern B: Persuasion, Comm Analysis, Drama, POI, DUO, Impromptu

Pattern C: NPDA

Pattern D: NFA-LD, IPDA

 

 

 




Timetable
  • Sun 03/13/22 6:00 pm Pacific
    Limit adds, changes, drops to existing schools only (no new schools can register)
  • Mon 03/14/22 6:00 pm Pacific
    Drops only (no new entries or changes allowed)
  • Tue 03/15/22 6:00 pm Pacific
    Close registration (schools can not edit their registration)