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Middle School Debate

Garden State Debate League

Welcome to the
Garden State Debate League! 

2017-2018 School Year

tournament Dates:  
  • February 24, 2018: William Annin Middle School
  • March 17, 2018: Cedar Hill Prep
  • May 5, 2018:  Championship Tournament
DEBATE TOPICS for February 24 Tournament TBA
  • Amazon is good for society.
  • Banning Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics was the wrong decision.
  • Virtual reality technology does more harm than good.
  • The federal government should not withhold funds for sanctuary cities.
  • Review the Topics Archive

JUDGE Training


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Participating Schools
  • Broad Street School (Bridgeton)
  • Cedar Hill Prep School (Somerset) 
  • The Hun School (Princeton)
  • Our Lady of Sorrows (Hamilton)
  • Stone Bridge Middle School (Allentown)
  • The Wilberforce School (Princeton)
  • William Annin Middle School (Basking Ridge)
  • Roosevelt Intermediate School (Somerset)