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Alpha Debate Club

2018 LMC Regional Debate Tournament

Participants: Cole Diepold, Lucas Fleming, Catherine Wang, Jinian Beharrell, Maja Grandinetti, Miriam Jang, Barton Wang, Isaac Trenton, Makenzie Campbell, Crisha Motee, Nica Fleming, Foster Keats

École Alpha Secondary is proud of all the debaters who participated in the Regional Debate Tournament. It was the strongest showing from any private or public school across categories. Moreover, among all the schools, Alpha also had the highest amount of recognition.

Congratulations to all participants and a special mention to the following excellent performances:


  Novice (grade 8)

Barton Wang, 8th place

Nica Fleming, 6th place

Isaac Trenton, 2nd place!

Team Isaac Trenton & Barton Wang, 2nd place


  Junior (grade 9-10)

Miriam Jang, 9th place

Maja Grandinetti, 2nd place!

Team Miriam Jang & Maja Grandinetti, 3rd place


  Senior (grade 11-12)

Cole Diepold, 7th place

Catherine Wang, 5th place

Lucas Fleming, 1st place!


Catherine Wang & Jinian Beharrell, 4th place

Lucas Fleming & Cole Diepold, 1st place


Special thanks to all the Alpha parents who attended, helped with judging and made the event a success. Our teams and individuals will advance to the provincial championship in Abbotsford March 2-4, 2018.  Félicitations!