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The History of the Screamin' Eagles

HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR 26 YEAR OLD PROGRAM


23 Straight Southern California Debate League Championships from 1998 to 2020

16 Years as the top program in the entire southern half of California from 2001 to 2011, 2013, 2015 to 2017

Top Speech program in the entire State of California 2011, 2015, 2016

One of the largest 5 teams in America for 16 years, 2003-2018

5 National Champions

19 National Finalists

42 National Semi-Finalists

296 Students have qualified for the National Championships

10 Academic All-Americans

804 students have qualified for the State Championships

391 State Semi-Finalists

171 State Finalists

20 Individual State Champions

**2020 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2020 Team placed 6th in Speech, 13th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2019 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2019 Team placed 8th in Speech, 17th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2018 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2018 Team placed 23rd in Speech, 37th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2017 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2017 Team placed 4th in Speech, 7th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2016 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2016 Team placed 4th in Speech, 8th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2015 National School of Outstanding Distinction Award Winner **
2015 Team placed 5th in Speech, 10th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2014 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2014 Team placed 3rd (tied for 2nd) in Speech, 13th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2013 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2013 Team AGAIN placed 4th in Speech, 13th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2012 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2012 Team placed 4th in Speech, 13th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2011 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2011 Team placed 1st in Speech, 4th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2010 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2010 Team placed 5th in Speech, 5th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2009 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2009 Team placed 5th in Speech, 5th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

*2008 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2008 Team placed 5th in Speech, 5th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2005 National School of Excellence Award Winner **
2005 Team placed 5th in Speech, 8th Overall at The National Tournament out of 2500+ schools

**2003 National Coach of the The Year**

updated 6/23/2020