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NSDA School of Excellence in Debate
2006, 2009, 2010, 2014, 2015
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National Forensic
League since 1955.
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Mollie
Martin
1956-1961













Jay  
Stubbs
1999-present

NFL Hall of Fame
Inducted 2014
Cecil
Pickett
1956-1967

NFL Hall of Fame
Inducted 1986










Russell
Rach
2003-2013
Bill
Henderson
1962-1970

NFL Hall of Fame
Inducted 1983










David
Collins
2007-2015
David
Johnson
1970-2002

NFL Hall of Fame
Inducted 1992
June
Smith
1968-1973













R. Kyle
Bean
2013-2015
Pat Swanzey
1957 Original Oratory
1957 Debate
Judy Whitehurst
1957 Girls Extemp
1957 Debate
Randy Moore
1957 Original Oratory
1957 DD
Victor Emanuel
1957 Student Congress
Kenneth Carr
1958 Student Congress
Jim Broussard
1958 Student Congress
John Williams
1958 Boys Extemp
1958 Debate
1958 Radio
Mack Kidd
1958 Original Oratory
1958 Debate
Marie Cheatham
1958  Dramatic Interp
1958  Original Oratory
Alan Haufrect
1958  Dramatic Interp
1958  Original Oratory
1959  Dramatic Interp
1959  Original Oratory
Judy Bell
1959  Debate
1959  Girls Extemp
Harriet Schaffer
1958  Debate
1959  Girls Extemp
Andrew Alter
2012  CX Debate
Zachary Birenbaum
2012  CX Debate
Coleman Marshall
2012  Dramatic Interp
Marina Finley
2012  US Extemp
2013  Congressional Debate
2014  Congressional Debate
2015  Congressional Debate
David Berg
1959  Original Oratory
1959  Boys Extemp
1960  Debate
1960  Original Oratory
Arlene Cohen
1960  Dramatic Interp
1960  Girls Extemp
Eugene Keilin
1960  Boys Extemp
1960  Debate
Jean Kitchel
1960  Girls Extemp
Robert Donaldson
1960  Student Congress
Sharon Marshall
1961  Girls Extemp
1961  Debate
Tom Broussard
1961  Student Congress
Ricky Goldberg
1963  Student Congress
Karen Clifford
1963  Debate
1963  Original Oratory
Vicki Pomorski
1963  Dramatic Interp
Lyn Blumenthal
1963  Girls Extemp
1963  Original Oratory
Ione Gray
1963  Debate
David Zarefsky
1964  Original Oratory
1964  Debate
Richard Symonds
1964  Boys Extemp
1964  Debate
1965  Boys Extemp
1965  Debate
Camille Waters
1964  Dramatic Interp
1964  Original Oratory
Donald Brodsky
1965  Student Congress
1966  Boys Extemp
1966  Original Oratory
Bernard Gerber
1965  Original Oratory
1965  Debate
Martha Farmer
1967  Girls Extemp
1967  Debate
Sandi Morgan
1967  Girls Extemp
1967  Debate
Brent Mintz
1967  Dramatic Interp
Lane Heard
1968  Debate
1968  Original Oratory
Don Peters
1968  Debate
1969  Boys Extemp
Paul Zarefsky
1969  Original Oratory
1969  Boys Extemp
Steve Weil
1969  Original Oratory
1969  Boys Extemp
1970  Debate
1970  Boys Extemp
Nonya Schwartz
1970  Dramatic Interp
1971  Dramatic Interp
Robert Meadows
1970  Debate
1970  Boys Extemp
Scott Sommers
1970  Original Oratory
1970  Boys Extemp
Mei Su Teng
1970  Girls Extemp
1970  Original Oratory
Gary Walkow
1971  Debate
Steven Fuchs
1971  Debate
1971  Boys Extemp
Steffi Sandler
1971  Girls Extemp
Andrew Leuchter
1972  Debate
1972  Boys Extemp
John Landon
1972  Debate
1972  Original Oratory
Nancy Shulak
1972  Girls Extemp
Annalee Jefferies
1972  Dramatic Interp
Ken Marks
1974  Debate
1974  Boys Extemp
Harold Dubinski
1974  Debate
1974  Boys Extemp
Jeff Burnett
1974  Boys Extemp
1974  Original Oratory
Marsha Galinsky
1974  Girls Extemp
1974  Original Oratory
Lynne Pappas
1974  Dramatic Interp
Chris Hearne
1975  Debate
1975  Boys Extemp
Brian Becker
1975  Debate
1975  Original Oratory
Collyn Peddie
1975  Girls Extemp
1975  Original Oratory
Wayne Heller
1975  Original Oratory
1975  Boys Extemp
Julie Brook
1975  Girls Extemp
1975  Original Oratory
Brian Hinson
1975  Dramatic Interp
1975  Original Oratory
1976  Dramatic Interp
Ray Goldstein
1975  Student Congress
David Dow
1976  Boys Extemp
1977  Debate
1977  Boys Extemp
Alan Aronowitz
1977  Debate
1977  Original Oratory
Stewart Wallace
1977  Original Oratory
1977  Debate
Alfred Meyerson
1977  Debate
1977  Humorous Interp
Robin Kosberg
1977  Girls Extemp
1977  Original Oratory
Ian Cooper
1977  Boys Extemp
1977  Dramatic Interp
Charles Siegel
1978  Debate
1978  Boys Extemp
Kelly Coyner
1978  Debate
1978  Girls Extemp
Stacy Goldberg
1978  Debate
1978  Girls Extemp
Keith Zimmerman
1978  Debate
1978  Original Oratory
Ralph Shain
1979  Debate
1979  Boys Extemp
Amir Halevy
1979  Debate
1979  Boys Extemp
Robert Doty
1979  Boys Extemp
1979  Original Oratory
1980  CX Debate
1980  Boys Extemp
Jeff Glaves
1980  CX Debate
Robert Westmoreland
1980  CX Debate
1980  Original Oratory
David Friedman
1980  Boys Extemp
1980  Lincoln Douglas
1981  Boys Extemp
1981  CX Debate
Annalee Mathis
1980  Lincoln Douglas
1980  Girls Extemp
David Davis
2012 Congressional Debate
Raveena Chhibber
2012 Congressional Debate
Nathan Hiransomboon
2012 Congressional Debate
Julian Advani
2013 Public Forum Debate
Kang Di Li
2013 Public Forum Debate
2014 Congressional Debate
Uchechukwu Akoma
2013 Dramatic Interp
Eric Bailey
2014  Congressional Debate
2015  Congressional Debate
Aaron Birenbaum
2014  CX Debate
Aman Narayan
2014 CX Debate
Liana Wang
2014 CX Debate
Laura Zhang
2014  CX Debate
Anu Narayanan
2015  Worlds School
Amber Liu
2015 Congressional Debate
2016 Public Forum
Allan Ngo
2015 Congressional Debate
2016 Public Forum
George Zhang
2015 Foreign Extemp
2016 Worlds School
Samhith Punukula
2015  CX Debate
Ajay Singh
2015 CX Debate
2016 CX Debate
Eric Chu
2015 CX Debate
Suneal Vemuri
2015 CX Debate
2016 Public Forum
Gil Shaulsky
2011  Lincoln Douglas
John Wang
2011  CX Debate
Benjamin Zhang
2011  CX Debate
Feifei Le
2011  Congressional Debate
2012  Congressional Debate
Andrew Zhu
2010  CX Debate
Erik Nelson
2010  Public Forum
Rohini Sigireddi
2010  Public Forum
Jingxia Jin
2010  Congressional Debate
Jacob Aronowitz
2009  CX Debate
2010  CX Debate
David Wang
2009  CX Debate
2010  CX Debate
John Williams
2009  Student Congress
2010  Congressional Debate
2012  Congressional Debate
Tom Zhang
2010  CX Debate
Louise Lu
2008  Student Congress
2009  Student Congress
2010  Congressional Debate
Scott Lin
2008  CX Debate
Matthew Liu
2008  CX Debate
Jacob Uzman
2008  CX Debate
Arnav Chakravarty
2006  CX Debate
Sesenu Woldemarium
2007  Student Congress
Satish Vemuri
2007  CX Debate
Xinxin Wang
2007  CX Debate
2008  CX Debate
Christoph Williams
2006  U.S. Extemp
Zachary Garber
2006  Foreign Extemp
Grace Sun
2006  Student Congress
Matt Abedi
2006  CX Debate
Kyle Bean
2006  CX Debate
Jason Leva
2006  CX Debate
Danila Kabotyanski
2006  Public Forum
Aaron Ru
2006  Public Forum
Naeem Husain
2005  CX Debate
Henry Tsai
2005  CX Debate
2006  CX Debate
Daniel Zhang
2005  CX Debate
Chian Lin
2005  Public Forum
Jonathan Earl
2004  CX Debate
2005  CX Debate
Alec Swafford
2004  CX Debate
2005  CX Debate
2006  CX Debate
Muthu Alagappan
2005  Lincoln Douglas
2007  U.S. Extemp
2008  U.S. Extemp
Alessia Bhargava
2005  CX Debate
Karina Radulescu
2004  Lincoln Duglas
Hari Mitra
2004  Public Forum
2005  Public Forum
Nick Xu
2004  Public Forum
Justin Lee
2004  CX Debate
Adam Lebovitz
2001  U.S. Extemp
2001  CX Debate
Andrea Sreshta
2001  Foreign Extemp
Marc Bhargava
2003  Lincoln Douglas
2004  Lincoln Douglas
Avinash Krishnan
2003  CX Debate
2004  CX Debate
Diane Chang
2001  U.S.  Extemp
Geoffrey Evans
2001  CX Debate
2002  U.S. Extemp
2003  CX Debate
2003  U.S. Extemp
Amol Helekar
2001  CX Debate
Bharath Guntupalli
2001  CX Debate
Michael Cohen
1999  CX Debate
2000  CX Debate
Matthew Ehmer
1999  CX Debate
2000  U.S. Extemp
2000  CX Debate
2001  U.S. Extemp
2001  CX Debate
Kier McAlpine
2000  CX Debate
2001  CX Debate
Terry Peng
2000  CX Debate
Ethan Yeh
1998  Lincoln Douglas
Lauren Bleiden
1999  Foreign Extemp
Jamie Arnett
1999  CX Debate
Sarah Arnett
1999  CX Debate
Nehal Shah
1997  CX Debate
1997  U.S. Extemp
1998  CX Debate
1998  U.S. Extemp
Elizabeth Managan
1997  U.S. Extemp
1998  CX Debate
1998  U.S. Extemp
Phillip Dupre
1998  CX Debate
Beth Johnson
1998  Original Oratory
Adam Rosenbloom
1996  Original Oratory
Brian Lowenberg
1996  Student Congress
Eric Liaw
1997  CX Debate
1998  CX Debate
Andy Lee
1997  CX Debate
Jeff Liaw
1995  CX Debate
1995 Foreign Extemp
Tammy Shoham
1996  CX Debate
Ted Weiman
1996  CX Debate
Brian Dupre
1996  CX Debate
Alan Hsu
1994  CX Debate
1995  CX Debate
Alice Wang
1995  Lincoln Douglas
1996  CX Debate
Kevin Gordon
1995  Original Oratory
1996  Foreign Extemp
1997  CX Debate
1997  Foreign Extemp
1998  CX Debate
Brad Butler
1995  Original Oratory
David Chang
1994  U.S. Extemp
Jason Hsu
1994  CX Debate
Kevin Wu
1994  CX Debate
1995  CX Debate
Lee Kovarsky
1994  CX Debate
1995  CX Debate
Michael Zamsky
1992  Original Oratory
Shadi Mokhtari
1993  Student Congress
Jeremy Tucker
1993  Lincoln Douglas
George Vlahakos
1993  Original Oratory
Guy Goldman
1992  Foreign Extemp
1993  CX Debate
1993  Foreign Extemp
Benjamin Greenberg
1993  U.S. Extemp
1993  CX Debate
1993  U.S. Extemp
Leslie Meltzer
1992  Foreign Extemp
1993  CX Debate
1993  Foreign Extemp
Rick Miller
1992  U.S. Extemp
Mike Ajouz
1991  CX Debate
Adam Cutts
1991  CX Debate
Sara Simon
1991  U.S. Extemp
Danny David
1992  Lincoln Douglas
1993  CX Debate
1993  U.S. Extemp
Neill Tseng
1990  Foreign Extemp
Meng Yen
1990  Foreign Extemp
Michelle Weatherly
1990  U.S. Extemp
1991  U.S. Extemp
Greg Ostfeld
1991  CX Debate
Andy Sarwal
1989  CX Debate
Russell Green
1989  CX Debate
Gregg Schultz
1990  CX Debate
1991  CX Debate
Stephen Silver
1990  CX Debate
1991 CX Debate
Warren Huang
1988  U.S. Extemp
1989  U.S. Extemp
1989  CX Debate
Randy Friedman
1989  CX Debate
1989  Foreign Extemp
Paul McDonald
1989  Original Oratory
Edmund Yeh
1989  Foreign Extemp
Nicole Jarnagin
1986  Foreign Extemp
Tammy Halevy
1986  CX Debate
Micheal Shen
1986  CX Debate
Joyce Huang
1987  Lincoln Douglas
Mike Rosenfelt
1985  CX Debate
Paul Friedman
1986  U.S. Extemp
Jeffrey Brookner
1986  Original Oratory
1987  Foreign Extemp
Frederick Huang
1986  Original Oratory
Victor Hong
1984  Boys Extemp
1984  CX Debate
Michael Weiss
1984  Original Oratory
1984  CX Debate
1985  CX Debate
Geoffrey Harrison
1985  U.S. Extemp
Sam Cooper
1985  CX Debate
1986  CX Debate
1986  Foreign Extemp
Rajesh Aggarwal
1984  Boys Extemp
1984  Lincoln Douglas
Melanie Moore
1984  Lincoln Douglas
1984 Girls Extemp
Libby Schwartz
1984  Lincoln Douglas
1984  Girls Extemp
1985  U.S. Extemp
1986  U.S. Extemp
Rui de Figueiredo
1984  Original Oratory
1984  CX Debate
1985  Original Oratory
1985  CX Debate
Martin Schexnayder
1984  Student Congress
Jeff Kaplan
1984  Humorous Interp
1984  Original Oratory
David Zanger
1984  CX Debate
1984  Boys Extemp
John de Figueiredo
1984  CX Debate
1984  Original Oratory
Victoria Lazar
1983  Girls Extemp
1983  CX Debate
Martin Siegel
1983  Boys Extemp
1983  CX Debate
1984  Boys Extemp
1984  CX Debate
Lonny Hoffman
1983  Original Oratory
1983  Lincoln Douglas
1984  Boys Extemp
1984  Original Oratory
1985  Foreign Extemp
Adam Miller
1983  Boys Extemp
David Siegel
1981  Original Oratory
1981  CX Debate
Seth Davidson
1982  CX Debate
James Huang
1982  CX Debate
Lisa Schiavo
1983  CX Debate
Kenny Kurtzman
1980  CX Debate
1980  Original Oratory
Mary Abbott
1981  Girls Extemp
1981  Lincoln Douglas
Rob Turk
1981  CX Debate
1981  Original Oratory
Jonathan Friedman
1981  CX Debate
1981  Original Oratory
Ashley Clarke
2016  Informative
2017  Informative
Robert Brown
2016 Public Forum
2017 Public Forum
Jacob Tate
2016 US Extemp
2017 Pubic Forum
Jason Kraynak
2016 CX Debate
2017 World School
Maya Waterland
2016 Worlds School
2017 Public Forum
Melanie Che
2017 Informative
Alissa Kono
2017 Public Forum
Kevin Guo
2017 CX Debate
Gabriel Wu
2017 CX Debate
Lucy Ding
2017 CX Debate
Joy Li
2017 CX Debate
Evan Finley
2017 Congressional Debate
Ioana Nechiti
2017 Congressional Debate
Rhiannon Morris
2017 World School