Tournament Status: Tournament Completed

Welcome to the home page for the 2017 Fullerton College Classic tournament hosted by Fullerton College (CA) on Oct 20-21, 2017 for College students.

Fullerton College invites you to the

2017 Fullerton College Classic

You’re invited to the October 20 & 21st to Fullerton College for a full-service speech and debate tournament.  On Friday we offer Individual Events and on Saturday, Policy & NPDA Debate.

Events Offered

Individual Events – Friday

Pattern A: Extemp, Informative, Poetry, Prose, Speech to Entertain (Open & Novice)

Pattern B: Dramatic Interp, DUO, Impromptu, Persuasion, Programmed Oral Interp (Open & Novice)

*Entry Limitations – Open limited to double entry per pattern. Novice limited to single entry per pattern.

Debate Events – Saturday

Policy Debate (JV, Novice, Rookie *1st tournament Only See Below)

NPDA Parliamentary Debate (Open, JV, Novice)

Entry Fees:

Individual Events: $5 per entry

Debate: $10 per team  **Rookie Policy has NO Fees**

The Entry deadline is October 17th. Drop deadline:  Oct 19th, 10 PM.  Drops passed the deadline will incur the same fee as an entry fee.

Entry fees are minimal to encourage participation. If your school will struggle, please contact Jeff Samano and I am sure something can be worked out. 


Each school should supply one judge per two teams.  Uncovered units of judging are 3x the entry fee per round (Debate $90 a team, etc.) -- we would rather you cover your judging than find judges or fine you.  Individual events should provide 1 judge for up to 5 entries. 

Rookie Policy Debate

Rookie Policy Debate will follow a 5-3-3 structure with 5 minutes of prep per team. Rookie policy debate will be limited to the evidence packet attached on These rules DO NOT apply to Novice or JV policy debate. Rookie division eligibility: Students should be in the 1st year of competitive forensics & have no prior policy debate experience.  


ENTRY DEADLINE: Oct 17th at 10PM

Questions? Please contact us at:

Jeff Samano

Jeanette Rodriguez

Toni Nielson





We are excited to host you in October!



FRIDAY, October 20, 2017 at Fullerton College 

12:00-12:30 Registration (528N Humanities Building)                                

1:00-2:30 PM Round 1 Pattern A

2:30-4:00 PM Round 1 Pattern B

4:00-5:30 PM Round 2 Pattern A

5:30-7:00 PM Round 2 Pattern B

7:30 PM AWARDS (or as soon as possible)

SATURDAY October 21st, 2017 at Fullerton College

Novice & JV Policy Schedule

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Registration (528N Humanities Building)                                

10:00AM-12:30 AM Round 1 Debates

12:30 PM-1:30 PM LUNCH

1:30 PM-3:30 PM Round 2 Debates

3:30PM-5:30 PM Round 3 Debates

AWARDS (or as soon as possible)

Rookie Policy Debate Schedule

12:00 PM -1:00 PM Registration (528N Humanities Building)                                

1:30 PM-2:30 PM Round 1

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Round 2

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Round 3

AWARDS (or as soon as possible)

NPDA Schedule (Novice, JV, Open Awards)

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Registration (528N Humanities Building)                                

10:00AM – 11:15AM Round 1

11:15AM – 12:30 Round 2 

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch

1:30 PM – 2:45 PM Round 3

3:00 PM – 4:15 Round 4

AWARDS (or as soon as possible)

Tournament Documents

  1. Fullerton College Classic Invitation

Tournament Links:

  1. Fullerton College Cl