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2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Final Standings Released!

pointsraceheader-01The 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race standings have been updated to reflect the results of the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) National Tournament. To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

A spreadsheet that includes all of the competitors in this year’s National Points Race can be found near the bottom of the National Points Race page.

Extemp Central thanks everyone for following this year’s competition!

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Standings Updated After the University of Kentucky Tournament of Champions (TOC), the Extemp TOC, and the National Catholic Forensic League (NCFL) Grand National Tournament

pointsraceheader-01The updated standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been posted to reflect the results of the University of Kentucky Tournament of Champions (TOC), the Extemp TOC, and the National Catholic Forensic League (NCFL) Grand National Tournament.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The 2015-2016 National Points Race competition will conclude next week in Salt Lake City, Utah at the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) National Tournament.  The extemp category that has the most top twenty-five extempers in it will award 250 points to its winner, as well as give 50 bonus points to its final round winner.  The other category will award 200 points for a win and 40 bonus points to the final round winner.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Standings Updated After the Barkley Forum, the Marshall Speech Spectacular, Harvard, and the California Invitational

pointsraceheader-01The updated standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been posted to reflect the results of the Barkley Forum, the Marshall Speech Spectacular, Harvard, and the California Invitational.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The next National Points Race competition will take place this weekend at the University of Kentucky Tournament of Champions in Lexington, Kentucky.  The tournament is a fourth tier tournament in the National Points Race, with the winner receiving seventy points and points being awarded to all competitors that reach the semi-final round.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Standings Updated After the Montgomery Bell Extemp Round Robin, James Logan, and Stanford

pointsraceheader-01The updated standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been posted to reflect the results of the Montgomery Bell Academy Extemp Round Robin, the James Logan MLK Invitational, and the Stanford National Invitational.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The next National Points Race competition will take place next weekend in Atlanta, Georgia when Emory University plays host to the Barkley Forum.  The tournament will be a fourth tier event and the winner will receive seventh National Points Race points.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Standings Updated After the George Mason University Patriot Games

pointsraceheader-01The updated standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been posted to reflect the results of the George Mason University Patriot Games.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The next National Points Race competition will take place in two weeks at the Montgomery Bell Academy Extemp Round Robin in Nashville, Tennessee.  The MBA Round Robin is the first major tournament of the 2015-2016 calendar and it is also the first second tier competition, with the winner of the tournament receiving 150 points.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Standings Updated After Glenbrooks

pointsraceheader-01The updated standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been posted.  These reflect the results of the New York City Invitational, the St. Mark’s Heart of Texas Invitational, the Florida Blue Key, and last week’s Glenbrooks tournament.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The next National Points Race competition will take place next week in Fairfax, Virginia when George Mason University hosts its Patriot Games Classic.  This will be a third tier contest and it will award 100 points to the winner.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: Standings Updated After Yale

pointsraceheader-01The updated standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been posted.  These reflect the results of last week’s Yale Invitational.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The next National Points Race competitions will take place in three weeks when the New York City Invitational and the St. Mark’s Heart of Texas Invitational will be held.  These tournaments will be fifth tier contests.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race: First Standings of the Season Are Posted!

pointsraceheader-01The first standings of the 2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race have been released.  These reflect the results of last week’s Wake Forest National Earlybird.  To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

The next National Points Race event will occur this weekend at Yale University.  The winner of Yale will receive seventy points in the competition and all extempers that reach the semi-final round will earn points.

2015-2016 Extemp Central National Points Race Structure

pointsraceheader-01The National Points Race is a season-long competition that seeks to identify the top extempers across a select group of prestigious national circuit events.  Extemp Central recognizes that in some years the top extemper in the nation may not win the National Points Race due to the inability of some competitors to travel extensively.  Still, four national champions are among the five previous National Points Race winners.
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2014-2015 Extemp Central National Points Race: Final Standings Are Posted!

pointsraceheader-01The 2014-2015 Extemp Central National Points Race standings have been updated to reflect the results of the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) National Tournament. To access the standings, you can click on the National Points Race tab on the right of the main page or click here.

A spreadsheet that includes all of the competitors in this year’s National Points Race can be found near the bottom of the National Points Race page.

Extemp Central thanks everyone for following this year’s competition and we cannot wait for next year’s race to begin at Wake Forest!