Washington Urban Debate League Year Long Awards!
The WUDL recognizes students, teams, coaches, and volunteers that made a huge impact over the course of the entire season.
Sweepstakes: Largo High School
The Sweepstakes Cup is awarded to the best team in the WUDL based on their competitive success over the entire season.
Honorable Mention: DCI, Banneker, and Oyster Adams
Best Team--DC: DC International School
Honorable Mentions: Banneker, Oyster Adams, and Stuart Hobson
Best Team--PG: Bowie High School
Honorable Mentions: DuVal and Kettering
Student Choice Award--Best Team: Largo High School
High School Debater of the Year: Keoni Scott-Reid, Largo High School
Honorable Mention: Ayia Evans, Banneker High School, Angel Miranda, Capital City
Middle School Debater of the Year: Addie Lowenstein, DC International
Honorable Mention: Clara Shapiro, Oyster Adams, Layla Frone, DC International
Best New Debaters:
Middle School, DC: Kaia Retherford, Oyster Adams
Honorable Mention: Eva Manegio, Clara Shapiro, Oyster Adams, Dash Thompson and Adam Soltani, Stuart Hobson
Middle School, PG: Roger Garmon, Samuel Ogle
Honorable Mention, Colby Cureton, Greenbelt, Courtney Houston, Eisenhower
High School, DC: Kani Green, EL Haynes
Honorable Mention: Angel Miranda, Kimberly Hernandez, Capital City,
High School, PG: Noah Hinant, Largo
Honorable Mention: Paris Smalley, Charles Flowers, Terris Johnson, Autumn Wilson, Bowie, Jonathan Collins, Iyonna Young, DuVal
Student Choice Award--Debater of the Year: Paola Almendarez, DC International
Judge's Choice Award--Debater of the Year: Addie Lowenstein, DC International
Student Choice Award--Best Dressed: Kimberly Hernandez, Capital City
Volunteer of the Year: Jon Alfuth, US Department of Education
Coach of the Year: Kai Sam Ng, Capital City
Special Coaching Award: Patrick McMullen, Stuart Hobson/US House of Reps.