Sophie and Dikshant with the NAUDL Championship Trophy
BUDL took two teams to the National Association of Urban Debate Leagues Championship Tournament at Georgetown University in Washington DC, April 20th and 21st.
Maria Cedillo and Breonna Massey from Poly advanced to quarterfinals, claiming 5th place overall. Breonna was 14th speaker.
Sophie Bauerschmidt-Sweeney from City College was third place speaker in the country, and her partner, Dikshant Malla was second.
Sophie and Dikshant were undefeated, advancing to elimination rounds as top seed. They won all their elimination rounds, including the final one against Chicago, bringing home the trophy and title of top team in the nation!
Congrats to all! B’more Proud.