World Debating News
8 April 2006
Champion -Ateneo A (Charisse Borromeo, Leloy Claudio, Sharmila Parmanand)
Finalist -Univ. of Sto. Tomas A (John Baluyot, Eric Javelosa, Cyris Ng)
Best Speaker (Tab) - Sharmila Parmanand
Best Speaker (Final) - Charisse Borromeo.
5 April 2006
Harvard (Samuel Myat San & Alexander Schwab) won the 2006 US Universities Debating Championships hosted by the Claremont Colleges
In the final they defeated Yale A (Adam Chilton & David Denton) Athabasca University A (Chris Jones & Monica Ferris) Alaska A (Tom Lassen & Chris Kolerok)
The finals adjudication panel was Kevin Massie, Joanna Nairn, Michael Kotrly, Melissa Franke, and Ian Lising.
The defeated semifinalists were: La Verne A (Josh Martin and Rob Ruiz) La Verne B (Brenna Lampson and Rida Fatima) UBC/Alberta A (Ashish Sinha and Sharon Ohayon) Alaska B (Rose Helens-Hart and Lindsay Eberhardt)
The top team of the tab was Yale A, with David Denton (Yale A) as the top speaker.