Varsity Debate Closes Out Marist Invitational
Woodward's Varsity Debate team won first and second place in the Marist Ivy Street Invitational last weekend. Woodward defeated Montgomery Bell Academy and Alpharetta High School in the semifinals, after besting Westminster and University School of Nashville in earlier elimination rounds.
The winning duos were Ashna Ghanate '22 / Sachi Reddy '21 and Akbar Chranya '21 / Jack Hightower '22.
The Marist tournament also featured the largest number of Woodward debaters to attend a single tournament since the mid-1990s with 33 student competitors in all four divisions: Varsity, JV, Novice, and Rookie.
Class of 2023 students Morgan Black / Haarika Palacharla and Callie Mitchell / Francesca Henderson were co-champions in the JV division. Class of 2024 students Aneri Patel / Sophia Sangla and Alizah Mudaliar / Anjana Murthy were quarterfinalists in the Novice division.
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