There are three categories, the Policy Debate, the Lincoln-Douglas Debate and the Public Forum Debate.
Lakeville South students qualified for two of the debates. Competing in the Lincoln-Douglas Debate is Dylan Adelman. The topic for this year's Lincoln-Douglas Debate is: “Resolved: Developing countries should prioritize environmental protection over resource extraction when the two are in conflict.”
The Public Forum Debate is a team competition. Students Margaret Gadek and Logan Roberts will compete in this debate as a team. The topic of this debate is: "Resolved: Development assistance should be prioritized over military aid in the Sahel region of Africa.”