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News: Debate students prepare for state tournament

News: Debate students prepare for state tournament

While school is something that all students must work hard to succeed in, Rock Creek students competing in debate have an extra task on their plate. In the first semester of 2017, the debate team made [...]

News: Bissen, Miller take fourth at state debate tournament

News: Bissen, Miller take fourth at state debate tournament

Rock Creek’s debate team traveled to Lyons, Kan., on Jan. 21-22 to compete in the four-speaker state tournament. Two teams went, one made up of senior Eli Miller and junior Reid Bissen and the other of [...]

News: Debate students participate at state tournaments

News: Debate students participate at state tournaments

Early mornings, late nights and even school breaks. The life of a debater preparing for state can be tough. This year, the Rock Creek debate team qualified for both two-speaker and four-speaker state debate on Jan. [...]

News: Debate team preparing for regionals in December

News: Debate team preparing for regionals in December

Starting off this debate season strong, the Rock Creek debate team has finished first place in three tournaments, Clay Center, Topeka West and Jefferson West. The debate team this year has a total of 19 members, [...]

News: Debate prepares for state competition in January

News: Debate prepares for state competition in January

Rock Creek’s debate team has met the goals set by debate coach Keith Miller for this year, as they have been learning in class and doing well at tournaments. “The main goal is to improve the [...]

News:  Debate team ends season with success at state meets

News: Debate team ends season with success at state meets

Rock Creek High School competed in the state novice debate tournament on Jan. 10-11 at Washburn Rural High School in Topeka, Kan., and the following week, the varsity debate team went to the state tournament in [...]

News:  Debate prepares for regional competition

News: Debate prepares for regional competition

The Rock Creek debate team will be going to the regional tournament at Silver Lake on Dec. 21. The team has had a great season this year, overall winning 158 and losing 87 rounds. With the [...]

News:  Four-speaker debate team places third at first 4A state tournament

News: Four-speaker debate team places third at first 4A state tournament

Numb, relieved, empty and sad. On the weekend of Jan.12-13, 12 debaters went to the 4A state tournament in Tonganoxie with high hopes and a lot of knowledge. At the tournament, students participated in both the [...]

News:  Debate team places third in four-speaker regionals

News: Debate team places third in four-speaker regionals

The debate team members competed at the 4A four-speaker regional tournament at Olathe Northwest High School on Dec. 14-15, where they placed third in order to qualify for the state tournament. On the affirmative side, seniors [...]