Club Information

Debate team practices are every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 3:00-4:20 in the Zion Lab. Practices are mandatory --you must attend a minimum of two practices to participate in competition.

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How to Join

No tryouts--just a $40 participation fee by November 2, 2015 to join. Students must have a cumulative 2.0 GPA and no more than one F the quarter prior to compete. For more information email Coach Cody Christensen at or visit Cedar High Debate website at

Parent Meeting

There will be a parent meeting for those interested in the CHS Debate Team, Tuesday, October 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the lecture hall. This is a mandatory meeting! The debate team will be meeting every Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday after school in the Zion Lab from 3:00-4:30 p.m.


Debate team for placing 5th overall at State

3rd Place: Sam Cook and Chris Holdsworth (Public Forum)
3rd Place: Kaleigh Bronson and Cassidy Stephens (Policy)
4th Place: David Nelson (Impromtu)
2nd Place: Cairo Cook (Impromptu)

If you see these students, please congratulate them!


Debate team for placing 4th overall at Region.

4th Place: David Nelson
4th Place: Larissa Jackson
3rd Place: Scot Bostick and Austin Glenn
2nd Place: Christopher Holdsworth
2nd Place: Sam Cook
1st Place: Abby Orton
If you see these students congratulate them on their hard work and wish them luck at state.

Beaver Battles

Cedar High took first out of 11 Schools.
Elizabeth Roberts was a finalist in Impormptu.
Larissa Jackson was a finalist in Oratory
Sam Cook and Scott Bostick were both finalists in Extemp.
Sarah Sun was a finalist in Spar.
Cairo Cook took 3rd in impromptu.
Annie Stein took 3rd in Dramatic Interp.
Kaleigh Bronson took 2nd in Extemp.
Sam Cook and Chris Holdsworth took 2nd in Public Forum.

The teams of Kaleigh Bronson and Cassidy Stephens, and Scott Bostick and Angelica Valencia Tied for 1st in Policy.

Kaleigh Bronson also received Most Valuable Beaver award for competing in 3 separate events and earning team points in each of them.

Roster (Team Captains)


Cedar High School
703 W 600 S
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-586-2820
Fax: 435-586-2826