Six members of the Pegasus Debate team participated in the New York Debate League’s Fall Tournament at West Side Secondary School in Manhattan on November 2.
Sina E., Courtney H., Sabina S., Luca S., CJ S. and Lance Y. , along with 12 other debaters from the Orange County Debate League (OCDL), competed against roughly 120 students from New York area schools including, The Dalton School, The Hackley School, Nightingale-Bamford School, and The British International School of New York.
Pegasus ended with the highest win percentage of any school In the tournament (7-1, 87.5%). The OCDL finished with the highest win percentage of any squad (75%). The Pegasus team went undefeated and finished as the second place three-person team at the tournament. It was an incredible tournament for all six Pegasus debaters!
Pegasus received several awards:
1st Place, School 2nd Place, three-person team — Courtney, CJ, Lance
Individual 8th, speaker — CJ 10th, speaker — Courtney 12th, speaker — Lance 13th, speaker — Luca
The Pegasus School is a coed, non-profit, nonsectarian day school in Huntington Beach, California, that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. A Pegasus education equips bright, motivated students to achieve future academic success and make a positive impact on society.