This weekend 25 FDT students competed in the 1st Annual SFU High School Invitational. Our juniors shined with Jena Yue placing as 2nd Novice Speaker, Athens Yang placed 3rd, Katherine Feng placed 6th, Alice Xu placed 8th, and Eric Li placed 9th. the 4th place Novice team was Eric Li and Nora Zhu and the 2nd place team was Athens Yang and Jena Yue.
Overall in the junior category, Jena Yue was the 5th place speaker, Jason Guo was 4th, Jamin Feng was 3rd, and Victor Tong was the 1st place junior speaker! Jena and Athens were the 4th place team overall and Jamin and Jason came in 3rd.
In the senior category, Grace Lee debated with our very own instructor Jacqueline Belzberg and both made it to the final round! Grace was the 10th place speaker overall and Jacqueline came in 3rd.
We are so happy with how well our students did and now our sights are set on the UBC tournament this Spring!