National Christian College Forensics Association Championship at Belmont University
Daniel Nadal was the main story for Point Loma at this tournament in addition to competing hard in debate with partner Jaimee Wanta, Freshman Daniel Nadal won 8th Place Novice Sweepstakes for individual events by winning 3rd Place in Novice Extemp, and 6th Place in Novice Persuasion, Novice Impromptu, and Open Duo with partner Amber Briggs. Other noteworthy awards went to Katie Lucas (3rd Place Open Extemp), David Kruckenberg (4th Place Open Informative), Chris Gutierrez (4th Place Open Impromptu) and Amber Briggs (6th Place in Open Rhetorical Criticism and in Open Duo Interp with Nadal). In debate Katie Lucas and Caitlyn Burford, despite battling the cold/flu themselves that weekend, advanced to the Quarterfinals of debate before dropping on a split decision. They also won top speaker awards in Open Parliamentary Debate (tying for 2nd Place and 7th place respectively).