Welcome to the home page for the 2022 LaTech Hot & Spicy Tournament (in person) tournament hosted by Louisiana Tech University on Oct 14-16, 2022 for College students.

Status: Tournament Completed

Dear Debate Community,

On behalf of Louisiana Tech University, School of Communication, and LaTech Debate Team, we invite you to the Hot & Spicy Tournament, October 14-16, 2022, at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana. COVID-19 protocols will adhere to the policies of Louisiana Tech University and state policies. These will be communicated via e-mail prior to the start of the tournament. The competition will feature 4 preliminary rounds of TIPDA and 6 preliminary rounds of Individual IPDA; lunch will be provided on Saturday. We hope to offer you a fun and educational weekend of debate competition. Tab will be run by Bob Alexander of BPCC and Skatie (aka Boy Steve and Girl Steve, Garcienzie) of LaTech.

Entries are due by Tuesday, October 11, 5:00 p.m. (central) 

See the invitation for all the important information. If you have questions, please feel free to contact me.


Megan Smith, megan@latech.edu