4n6 Banner

Results

Tournaments

The UW-Claire Forensics team lives and breathes competing at tournaments, especially those National tournaments. From time to time, the Blugolds even get the opportunity to host tournaments. Check out some of the links below, to see how the Blugolds did out on the road, or to find out information on some of the tournaments we host.

21 years in a row, Wisconsin State Champions!

The 2012-13 Seniors!

Junior boys at NFA!

2013 Lovefest/GWIET!

2010-2011 Archived Results



MAFL 1 & 2 - Chicago Swing

North Central College - Naperville, IL - September 25, 2010
Northern Illinois University- Dekalb, IL - September 26, 2010

MAFL #1 Results
North Central College
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard
April Ross
Patrick Martin
6th
3rd
1st
Impromptu Speaking James Kust 2nd
Informative Patrick Martin
Meghan Pickard
2nd
1st
Persuasive Sarah Taylor
Patrick Martin

3rd
2nd

Program Oral Interp Holly Albers
Sarah Taylor
5th
1st
Prose Interp Sarah Taylor 3rd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

 

MAFL #2 Results
Northern Illinois University
Event
Competitor
Place
Persuasive James Kust
Meghan Pickard
Patrick Martin
5th
4th
2nd
Program Oral Interp Sarah Taylor 1st
Extemporaneous Speaking April Ross 4th
Informative Patrick Martin 3rd
Prose Interp Sarah Taylor 4th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

I-74 Swing - Illinois

Illinois State University - Normal, IL - October 2, 2010
Bradley University - Peoria, IL - October 3, 2010

I-74 Swing Results
Illinois State University
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking

James Kust
Meghan Pickard
April Ross

 

6th
4th
1st

 

Program Oral Interp Sarah Taylor 1st
Impromptu Speaking

April Ross
Sarah Taylor

SF
6th
Communication Analysis James Kust 2nd
Informative April Ross 4th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
3rd

 

I-74 Swing Results
Bradley University
Event
Competitor
Place
Persuasive Sarah Taylor 1st
Impromptu Sarah Taylor
Meghan Pickard
James Kust
SF
5th
4th
Informative Meghan Pickard
April Ross
6th
2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
4th
 

 

Alabama University - Crimson Classic Swing

Alabama University - Tuscaloosa, AL - October 9-10, 2010

Alabama University Swing Results
AU Alumni
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard
Patrick Martin
April Ross
6th
4th
2nd
Impromptu Speaking Patrick Martin
Meghan Pickard
April Ross
SF
6th
3rd
Informative April Ross
Meghan Pickard
3rd
2nd
Persuasive Patrick Martin 1st
Poetry Holly Albers 3rd
Program Oral Interp Alicia Gerber 6th
Prose April Ross
Alicia Gerber
SF
3rd
Communication Analysis James Kust 4th
Individual Sweeps April Ross
Patrick Martin
2nd
1st
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
1st

 

Alabama University Swing Results
Alabama University
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard
James Kust
Patrick Martin
4th
3rd
2nd
Impromptu Speaking April Ross
Meghan Pickard
James Kust
Patrick Martin
SF
SF
4th
2nd
Informative Meghan Pickard
Patrick Martin
3rd
1st
Persuasive Meghan Pickard
Patrick Martin
5th
2nd
Communication Analysis James Kust 4th
Individual Sweepstakes April Ross
Patrick Martin
3rd
1st
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

Minnesota Swing

Minnesota State University Mankato - Mankato, MN - October 16, 2010
Gustavus Adolphus College - St. Peter, MN - October 17, 2010

Minnesota Swing Results
Minnesota State University Mankato
Event
Competitor
Place
Persuasive Sarah Taylor 5th
Communication Analysis

Jessica Krentz

6th

Dramatic Interpretation Jarrel Montgomery 5th
Prose Sarah Taylor SF

 

Minnesota Swing Results
Gustavus Adolphus College
Event
Competitor
Place
Prose Sarah Taylor SF
Poetry Megan McKeown 4th


MAFL 3 and 4

University of Wisconsin Madison - Madison, WI - October 23, 2010
University of Wisconsin Whitewater - Whitewater, WI - October 24, 2010

MAFL #3 Results
University of Wisconsin Madison
Event
Competitor
Place
Persuasion Meghan Pickard
James Kust
4th
2nd
Duo Interp Holly Albers/Alicia Gerber 4th
Program Oral Interp Alicia Gerber 2nd
Extemporaneous Speaking James Kust 3rd
Informative Whitney Zahn 3rd
Communication Analysis James Kust 3rd
Prose Megan McKeown 5th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

 

MAFL #4 Results
University of Wisconsin Whitewater
Event
Competitor
Place
Poetry Megan McKeown 5th
Prose Jarrel Montgomery 4th
Informative Holly Albers
Whitney Zahn
8th
4th
Program Oral Interp Alicia Gerber
Holly Albers
6th
3rd
Duo Interp Holly Albers/Alicia Gerber 4th
Impromptu Speaking Meghan Pickard 2nd
Persuasive Meghan Pickard
Whitney Zahn
James Kust
6th
4th
3rd
Communication Analysis Jessica Krentz 5th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
3rd


L.E. Norton Invitational

Bradley University - Peoria, IL - November 6-7, 2010

L.E. Norton Results
Bradley University
Event
Competitor
Place
Prose Alicia Gerber SF
Novice Prose Miriam Unseth
Jarrel Montgomery
SF
SF
Impromptu Speaking James Kust 6th
Informative April Ross
Holly Albers
Patrick Martin
Meghan Pickard
SF
SF
3rd
2nd
Persuasion Whitney Zahn
James Kust
Meghan Pickard
Patrick Martin
SF
SF
SF
Champion
Program Oral Interp Alicia Gerber
Holly Albers
Sarah Taylor
SF
SF
2nd
Poetry Megan McKeown
Holly Albers
SF
5th
Pentathlon Patrick Martin 2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
4th


Great Wisconsin Swing

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater - Whitewater, WI - November 20, 2010
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Madison, WI - November 21, 2010

Edna Sorber Invitational Results
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard 4th
Persuasive Whitney Zahn
Meghan Pickard
Sarah Taylor
James Kust
6th
4th
3rd
2nd
Communication Analysis James Kust 1st
Dramatic Interp Abby Rand
Alicia Gerber
Sarah Taylor
3rd
2nd
1st
Program Oral Interp Alicia Gerber
Megan McKeown
2nd
1st
Poetry Megan McKeown
Sarah Taylor
4th
2nd
Informative April Ross
James Kust
Whitney Zahn
3rd
2nd
1st
Impromptu Speaking Sarah Taylor
Whitney Zahn
Meghan Pickard
3rd
2nd
1st
Prose Sarah Taylor
Alicia Gerber
Megan McKeown
5th
3rd
2nd
After Dinner Speaking Emily Gresbrink
Whitney Zahn
Meghan Pickard
7th
6th
2nd
Individual Sweeps James Kust
Meghan Pickard
Sarah Taylor
3rd
2nd
1st
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
1st

 

Badger Memorial Results
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking James Kust
Meghan Pickard
2nd
1st
Persuasive Meghan Pickard 4th
Dramatic Interp Alicia Gerber 3rd
Program Oral Interp Megan McKeown 5th
Poetry Sarah Taylor
Megan McKeown
4th
1st
Informative Abby Rand
James Kust
Whitney Zahn
4th
2nd
1st
Impromptu Speaking April Ross
Sarah Taylor
James Kust
5th
3rd
2nd
Individual Sweeps James Kust 2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd


TCFL #2

Normandale Community College - Bloomington, MN - November 23, 2010

TCFL #2 Results
Normandale Community College
Event
Competitor
Place
Informative JR Smathers
Abby Rand
5th
3rd
Prose Mary Eppolite
Miriam Unseth
6th
2nd

Nicolai Tournament

University of Wisconsin-Stout - Menomonie, WI - December 3-4, 2010
Nicolai Tournament Results
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Event
Competitor
Place
Impromptu Speaking Whitney Zahn
Patrick Martin
Sarah Taylor
3rd
2nd
1st
Prose Alicia Gerber
Sarah Taylor
Megan McKeown
7th
6th
5th
Informative Speaking Abby Rand
Holly Albers
4th
3rd
Persuasive Speaking Allie Lawler
Abby Rand
Whitney Zahn
5th
3rd
1st
Program Oral Interp Alicia Gerber
Megan McKeown
4th
2nd
Duo Interpretation Holly Albers/Jarrel Montgomery
Holly Albers/Alicia Gerber
3rd
2nd
After Dinner Speaking Emily Gresbrink
Whitney Zahn
5th
4th
Poetry Interpretation Megan McKeown
Sarah Taylor
Holly Albers
5th
2nd
1st
Communication Analysis Patrick Martin 1st
Music Interpretation Holly Albers 3rd
Dramatic Interpretation Abby Rand
Patrick Martin
Alicia Gerber
Sarah Taylor
5th
4th
3rd
1st
Individual Sweepstakes Alicia Gerber
Sarah Taylor
Holly Albers
5th
2nd
CHAMPION
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
1st


TCFL #3

Normandale Community College - Bloomington, MN - December 7, 2010

TCFL #3 Results
Normandale Community College
Event
Competitor
Place
Dramatic Interp Jarrel Montgomery 2nd
Persuasive Speaking Allie Lawler 6th
Poetry Megan McKeown 1st
Prose Ally Thieme
Megan Chilman
Allie Lawler
Dani Bronshteyn
6th
5th
3rd
2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

Hell Froze Over

University of Texas - Peoria, IL - January 15, 2011
Bradley University - Peoria, IL - January 16, 2011

Hell Froze Over Results
Bradley University
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard
Patrick Martin
James Kust
SF
SF
SF
Impromptu Speaking Sarah Taylor
Patrick Martin
April Ross
James Kust
SF
SF
SF
SF
Poetry Holly Albers SF
After Dinner Speaking Alicia Gerber 2nd
Persuasive Patrick Martin 2nd
Informative Meghan Pickard 3rd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
7th

 

Hell Froze Over Results
University of Texas-Austin
Event
Competitor
Place
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard SF
Communication Analysis James Kust SF
After Dinner Speaking Alicia Gerber
Meghan Pickard
SF
4th
Dramatic Interpretation Alicia Gerber SF
Persuasive Sarah Taylor
Patrick Martin
SF
2nd
Impromptu Sarah Taylor
Patrick Martin
5th
4th
Program Oral Interp Sarah Taylor
Alicia Gerber
SF
5th
Informative Speaking Patrick Martin 4th
Prose Interpretation Sarah Taylor SF
Individual Sweepstakes Patrick Martin 5th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
3rd

Iowa Swing

University of Northern Iowa - Cedar Falls, IA - January 22, 2011
Wartburg College - Waverly, Iowa -January 23, 2011

Iowa Swing Results
University of Northern Iowa
Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Meghan Pickard
Alicia Gerber
6th
3rd
Dramatic Interpretation Abby Rand 3rd
Impromptu Speaking April Ross 1st
Informative Speaking Natalie Hunter 7th
Persuasive Speaking Abby Rand
Meghan Pickard
Whitney Zahn
6th
5th
1st
Poetry Jarrel Montgomery
Sarah Taylor
4th
3rd
Program Oral Interp Emily Gresbrink
Holly Albers
6th
4th
Prose Emily Gresbrink
Natalie Hunter
Sarah Taylor
5th
3rd
2nd
Communication Analysis Whitney Zahn 3rd
Dramatic Duo Holly Albers/Jarrel Montgomery 5th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
3rd

 

Iowa Swing Results
Wartburg College
Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Whitney Zahn
Alicia Gerber
Meghan Pickard
5th
2nd
1st
Dramatic Interpretation Sarah Taylor
Abby Rand
Natalie Hunter
5th
4th
2nd
Impromptu April Ross
Whitney Zahn
4th
1st
Informative Speaking Abby Rand
Natalie Hunter
7th
2nd
Persuasive Speaking Abby Rand 5th
Poetry Jarrel Montgomery
Holly Albers
5th
4th
Program Oral Interp Emily Gresbrink
Holly Albers
5th
1st
Prose Jarrel Montgomery
Natalie Hunter
Sarah Taylor
6th
3rd
1st
Communication Analysis Whitney Zahn 2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

MAFL 5 and 6 - Illinois Swing

Bradley University - Peoria, IL - Januray 29, 2011
Illinois State University - Peoria, IL - January 30, 2011

MAFL #5 Results
Bradley University
Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Whitney Zahn 5th
Poetry Jarrel Montgomery 5th
Duo Interpretation Jarrel Montgomery/Holly Albers 4th
Informative James Kust
Holly Albers
Natalie Hunter
4th
3rd
2nd
Communication Analysis Whitney Zahn
Patrick Martin
5th
3rd
Extemporaneous Speaking Jessica Krentz 5th
Persuasion Abby Rand 1st
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

 

MAFL #6 Results
Illinois State University
Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Whitney Zahn 2nd
Impromptu Jessica Krentz 6th
Poetry Jarrel Montgomery
Natalie Hunter
4th
1st
Dramatic Interp Patrick Martin
Natalie Hunter
Megan McKeown
5th
4th
3rd
Informative Holly Albers 6th
Program Oral Interp Holly Albers 1st
Communication Analysis Whitney Zahn
Holly Albers
Patrick Martin
6th
4th
1st
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
3rd

TCFL #4

Normandale Community College - Bloomington, MN - February 1, 2011

TCFL #4 Results
Normandale Community College
Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Emily Gresbrink 3rd
Dramatic Interp

Megan McKeown

1st
Prose Megan McKeown 5th
Poetry Megan Chilman
Kindra Kressin
Natalie Hunter
4th
2nd
1st
Informative Speaking Abby Rand
Emily Gresbrink
Natalie Hunter
6th
4th
2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

Icebox Classic - St. Cloud, MN

St. Cloud State University - St. Cloud, MN - February 4-5, 2011

Pictures | Press Release

Icebox Classic Results
St. Cloud State University
Event
Competitor
Place
Prose Jarrel Montgomery Top Novice
Dramatic Interp Jarrel Montgomery

3rd

Informative Stephen Fong 5th
Poetry Jarrel Montgomery 1st

Lovefest

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire - Eau Claire, WI - February 12, 2011
Ripon College (UWEC Campus) - Eau Claire, WI - February 13, 2011

Wisconsin Lovefest-RedHawk Invitational Results
Ripon College
Event
Competitor
Place
Informative Speaking

Emily Gresbrink

6th
Persuasive Speaking Abby Rand 4th
Poetry Kindra Kressin
Jarrel Montgomery
Natalie Hunter
6th
5th
1st
Program Oral Interp Megan McKeown 4th
Communication Analysis Whitney Zahn 4th
Prose Natalie Hunter
Jarrel Montgomery
6th
2nd
Dramatic Duo Holly Albers/Jarrel Montgomery
Holly Albers/Alicia Gerber
4th
1st
Individual Sweepstakes Jarrel Montgomery 6th
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

TCFL #5

Normandale Community College - Bloomington, MN - February 15, 2011

TCFL #5 Results
Normandale Community College
Event
Competitor
Place
Prose Abby Rand
Megan McKeown
Natalie Hunter
4th
3rd
1st
Poetry Megan Chilman
Jarrel Montgomery
6th
1st
Informative Speaking Abby Rand
Stephen Fong
2nd
1st
Dramatic Interp Kindra Kressin
Natalie Hunter
Jarrel Montgomery
5th
2nd
1st
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
2nd

Wisconsin State Tournament

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire - Eau Claire, WI - February 18-19, 2011

Wisconsin State Tournament Results
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Event
Competitor
Place
Poetry Jarrel Montgomery
Natalie Hunter
Holly Albers
Megan McKeown
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
Program Oral Interp Emily Gresbrink
Megan McKeown
Sarah Taylor
Alicia Gerber
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
Dramatic Duo Alicia Gerber/Holly Albers
Holly Albers/Jarrel Montgomery
Megan McKeown/Jarrel Montgomery
6th
5th
4th
Prose Abby Rand
Emily Gresbrink
Alicia Gerber
5th
2nd
STATE CHAMPION
Dramatic Interp Sarah Taylor
Abby Rand
Natalie Hunter
Alicia Gerber
5th
3rd
2nd
STATE CHAMPION
Extemporaneous Speaking Patrick Martin
James Kust
Meghan Pickard
4th
3rd
2nd
Impromptu Speaking James Kust
Patrick Martin
Meghan Pickard
3rd
2nd
STATE CHAMPION
After Dinner Speaking Emily Gresbrink
Whitney Zahn
Alicia Gerber
Meghan Pickard
6th
5th
3rd
STATE CHAMPION
Informative Speaking Patrick Martin
Alicia Gerber
Whitney Zahn
6th
5th
3rd
Communication Analysis Meghan Pickard
Whitney Zahn
Patrick Martin
James Kust
Holly Albers
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
STATE CHAMPION
Oratory Abby Rand
James Kust
Sarah Taylor
Patrick Martin
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
Indy Sweeps Patrick Martin
Meghan Pickard
Alicia Gerber
4th
3rd
STATE CHAMPION
Team Sweeps University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire STATE CHAMPIONS

MAFL 7 and 8 - Illinois Swing

Harper College - Palatine, IL- February 25, 2011
Northwestern University - Evanston, IL - February 26, 2011

MAFL #7 Results
Harper College
Event
Competitor
Place
Dramatic Interp Megan McKeown 1st
Communication Analysis Whitney Zahn 4th
Informative Abby Rand 6th

 

MAFL #8 Results
Northwestern University
Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Whitney Zahn 4th
Dramatic Duo Alicia Gerber/Holly Albers 5th
Informative Alicia Gerber 2nd

TCFL #6

Normandale Community College - Bloomington, MN - March 1, 2011

TCFL #6 Results
Normandale Community College
Event
Competitor
Place
Prose Kindra Kressin
Abby Rand
Jarrel Montgomery
Megan McKeown
6th
4th
3rd
2nd
Persuasive Jessica Krentz 4th
Poetry Megan Chilman 4th
Informative Megan Chilman
JR Smathers
Holly Albers
7th
4th
1st
Dramatic Duo Jarrel Montgomery/Megan McKeown
Alicia Gerber/Holly Albers
Alicia Gerber/Sarah Taylor
3rd
2nd
1st
Extemporaneous Jessica Krentz 3rd
Communication Analysis Stephen Fong 3rd
Dramatic Interp Dani Bronshteyn
Kindra Kressin
Abby Rand
James Kust
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
1st


American Forensics Association nationals

University of Nebraska - Kearney - Kearney, NE, April 1-4, 2011

American Forensics Association
National Invitational Events Tournament Results

Event
Competitor
Place
Dramatic Duo Jarrel Mongomery / Megan McKeown Quarterfinalists
Program Oral Intepretation Sarah Taylor Quarterfinalist
Impromptu Patrick Martin 6th Place
After-Dinner Speaking Alicia Gerber 5th Place
Persuasion James Kust
Patrick Martin
Quarterfinalist
2nd Place
Communication Analysis Patrick Martin Quarterfinalist
Informative Speaking Whitney Zahn
April Ross
Patrick Martin

Quartfinalists
Individual Sweeps Patrick Martin 8th Place
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
9th Place


National Forensics Association nationals

Illinois State University - Normal, IL - April 14-18, 2011

National Forensics Association
National Tournament Results

Event
Competitor
Place
After Dinner Speaking Alicia Geber Semifinalist
Extemporaneous Speaking Meghan Pickard 6th Place
Impromptu Whitney Zahn Quarterfinalist
Informative Natalie Hunter
Patrick Martin
Quarterfinalists
Persuasion Sarah Taylor
James Kust
Patrick Martin
Quarterfinalist
Quarterfinalst
2nd Place
Prose Sarah Taylor Quarterfinalist
Rhetorical Criticism Patrick Martin 3rd Place
Pentathlon Patrick Martin 10th Place
Team Sweeps
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
6th Place

Interstate Oratory Contest

James Madison University - Harrisonburg, VA - April 21-23, 2011

Interstate Oratory Contest Results

Event
Competitor (s)
National Rank
Persuasion Patrick Martin National Champion