Sudan Speech Tournament

Speech Trophys

The official information site for the SHS "Speak the Speech I Pray You" Classic




We will run two simultaneous tournaments.
Both tournaments are Saturday, January the 16th, 2021.
With Covid we may limit entries. In that case, it will be first-come, first-serve.
Entry Deadline is Monday, January 11th.


The first tournament is an in-person onsite UIL Tournament offering the 7 standard UIL Speech Events of: Congress, CX Debate, L-D Debate (UIL Spring topic), Informative, Persuasive, Poetry, and Prose. You may enter this tournament by completing the following form: UIL Registration
Standard Covid-19 procedures that we use daily in our normal school operations will be used. Masks will not be worn during actual performances, but will be worn at all other times.
The UIL Tournament schedule can be found HERE.
The second tournament is an asychronous TFA IQT tournament offering 7 events: HI, DI, Duo, Duet, Informative, OO, and POI. (It will not offer any of the seven events offered in the UIL tournament.) This tournament is posted on Tabroom: TFA Registration


Enterp will be readers choice.
L-D will use the UIL Spring topic.
Congress will use a selection from the state UIL docket. If you would like to suggest 1 or 2, please send them to me. We will post docket here in about ten days.
If you enter a debater you must provide one judge or $50.00. Send me your choice.


The UIL side of the tournament will be run using the Joy of Tournaments tab software. We will take entries by Google Form and manually take the entries accross into the tab software.
The TFA side of the tournament will use Tabroom.
Both tournaments are posted. Check back often.
Trophies will be awarded through 3rd place for the UIL side of the tournament.


The cost will be similar to last year. On the UIL side PR, PO, Inf, Per, and Congress will be $13.00. L-D is $18.00 and CX is $23.00. Any school with debaters must supply one judge or pay $50.00.
Checks should be made out to: Sudan High School.
You may bring the check the morning of the contest or mail it to:
                    Sudan ISD
                    Attn: J. Robertson
                    PO Box 249
                    Sudan, TX . 79371
Invoices for the UIL side of the tournament will be generated and emailed.
Invoices for the TFA side of the tournament may be generated on Tabroom.
Schools competing in both sides of the tournament may generate one check.


Current Entries: (Coming soon.)

Current Schools:


Jonathan Robertson - Tournament Director
James Markham - Asst. Tournament Director