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Arrows Participate in St. Paul's School Invitational Debate Tournament

On Sunday, November 15, 2020, 18 members of the St. Sebastian's Debate Team participated by debating or serving as judges . 

This was a Prepared Cross-Examination Tournament on the following topic: "Resolved, that the United States should establish a NATO-like alliance in Asia." Students debated on either the affirmative or negative side of the resolution for three rounds in both the advanced and novice divisions. 

Congratulations to the team of Gianluca Centola '24 and James Joyce '24, who earned a prize for placing 3rd out of 26 teams from 11 schools in the novice division. 

The following Independent Schools competed in the Tournament:

Buckingham, Browne, and Nichols School
Choate Rosemary Hall
Deerfield Academy
Northfield Mt. Hermon School
Phillips Andover Academy
Roxbury Latin School
St. Luke's School
St. Paul's School
St. Sebastian's School
Taft School
Winsor School