Welcome to the home page for the 2022 The OCC Owl Annual: A Novice Themed Tournament! tournament hosted by David Nadolski on Feb 5, 2022 for College students.

Status: Accepting Entries

The OCC Owl Annual: A Novice Themed Tournament! 

(An IE & IPDA Tournament)
Oakton Community College -Des Plaines,  Illinois - BUT Hosted ONLINE ONLY.


Oakton Community College cordially invites you to attend our THIRD  annual “OCC Owl Annual”  Novice Speech and Debate Tournament on Saturday, February 5th, 2022. Oakton will offer a novice competition in PRP events, as well as IPDA Debate! We know you have other options this weekend and it’s all the more that we want to deeply thank you, as a fledgling program for your support in these uncertain times.


Tournament Features

  • Two preliminary rounds and finals of competition in All Phi Rho Pi events. 

  • Team Sweepstakes awards for the top three teams per division plus debate Team Sweeps. 

  • Quadrathon (possibly tri) competition for individual sweepstakes. 

  • Awards for the top six finalists and top  three in Quadrathon (possibly tri). 

  • Unlimited team entry per event & students may triple enter per flight! 


We reserve the right to organize sections to make use of all judges; debate judges for all formats will be combined into one pool. Registration begins at 7:30 am. on Saturday online in the help room. Extemp. draw at 10:45 am. and IE Rounds at 9:45 am. Entries are accepted through www.forensicstournament.net by Tuesday, February 1st before 6:00 pm. We have some really cool and engaging awards for your novice members to not only remember, but to interact with and make their own.  It’s just one of the little tweaks and surprises to come (including some fun memes in this invitation ;)) and we look forward to seeing you soon!    Rock on!  ;)

  • Thu 01/13/22 2:00 am Central
    Start registration (schools can begin registering competitors and judges)
  • Tue 02/01/22 8:00 pm Central
    Limit adds, changes, drops to existing schools only (no new schools can register)
  • Thu 02/03/22 9:00 pm Central
    Drops only (no new entries or changes allowed)
  • Fri 02/04/22 9:00 am Central
    Close registration (schools can not edit their registration)