Inman’s Debate Team competed at BEST Academy this past Saturday.

imagesCongratulations on a job well done!!!

Team Awards

  • 3rd Place Overall, Inman Middle School
  • Atlanta Urban Debate League Coach of the Month Award: Mr. Whiteside, Inman Middle School
Individual Student Medals:

Junior Varsity Individual Medals

  • Theo Weimar, 3rd Place
  • Daniel Wakefield, 4th Place
  • Assata Nkosi, 6th Place


JV Team Medals

  • Theo Weimar and Assata Nkosi (Undefeated in 4 Rounds of Debate!!!)
  • Robbie Gibbs and Daniel Wakefield, 4th Place


Novice Individual Medals

  • Jordan Freeman, 3rd Place
  • Jake Willoughby, 5th Place
  • Griffin Richie, 13th Place
  • Colin Stanley, 17th Place


Novice Team Medals

  • Griffin Richie and Jordan Freeman, 4th Place
  • Jake Willioughby and Oliver Koser, 10th Place
  • Leo Hollingworth and Jorge Navarrete, 11th Place

AUDL Tournament

The Inman Debate Team had a good showing at McEachern High School at the AUDL tournament. There were 116 teams; 64 teams in the Novice division, 24 in the Junior Varsity Division and 28 in the Varsity Division.  That’s 230 students from across metropolitan Atlanta participating in forensic competition on a beautiful December Saturday!

Congratulations to all our team members who debated on Saturday!

The following students received medals in their divisions:

Ben Taylor 27th Place Individual Novice Speaker Award
Rayedean Sparks & Sejin Kim 21st Place Novice TEAM Award
Ben Taylor & Reid Barry 15th Place Novice TEAM Award
Chloe Newton & Ragya Kaul* 5th Place Novice TEAM Award

(*Chloe represented Inman on a hybrid team)

The AUDL continues to offer our students a competitive and challenging experience in the world of Debate!