Senior Prem B Final

The finalists of Prem B have been determined so congratulations to Wellington High School and Scots College for being the top two teams in the grade this year. They will debate for the Fred McComish Trophy on Monday 12 September at Turnbull House starting at 7pm. The debate will be on the motion “That we should abolish all government restrictions and ratings on the content of entertainment media” with Wellington High affirming and Scots negating.

People are welcome to come and watch what should be an excellent occasion between two strong teams. There will be light refreshments served after the debate. Hope to see many of you there!

Premier B Round 2

The second round of the Prem B competition for 2011 will take place on the 17 May at Wellington East Girls’ College. Please arrive at 6.45pm so that the debates can start at 7pm. The motion that will be debated is ‘That all states should have the right to develop nuclear weapons’. The draw for the round can be found here on the Prem B page.

See you all there!

Senior Premier B Final for 2010

The Grand Final of the Premier B grade will be held at Turnbull House on Bowen Street starting at 7pm on Monday 13 September. The finalists, who will compete for the Fred McComish Trophy, are Chilton Saint James School and Tawa College. The motion to be debated is “That the production, sale, and consumption of marijuana should be legal in New Zealand” with Chilton affirming and Tawa negating.

The Wellington Speaking Union invites any interested parties to come along and to watch the debate, which should be an excellent and topical conclusion to a high quality grade this year. The final results for the rest of the teams can be found on the Prem B page.

Senior Premier B Grade – Round 5

Below is the draw for the fifth and final round. Teams on the left will be affirming the motion:

Round 5: Tuesday 29 June @ Wellington College

Limited preparation round: Sports and Society

Wellington College v Heretaunga College
Scots College v Chilton Saint James School
Wellington East Girls College v Queen Margaret College
Tawa College v Hutt Valley High School
Paraparaumu College v Sacred Heart College
Wellington High School v Wellington Girls College
St Catherine’s College v St Mary’s College
Kapiti College v St Bernard’s College
St Patricks College v Hutt International Boys’ School

Bye: Samuel Marsden

The full leaderboard and results can be found here.

Senior Premer B Grade – Round 4

Below is the draw for round 4. Teams on the left will be affirming the motion.

Round 4: Tuesday 15 June @ Wellington College

Limited preparation round: Freedom of Expression and the Media

Heretaunga College v Wellington College
Chilton Saint James School v Scots College
Tawa College v Wellington East Girls College
Hutt Valley High School v Paraparaumu College
Queen Margaret College v Sacred Heart College
Wellington High School v Kapiti College
St Bernard’s College v Samuel Marsden
Hutt International Boys’ School v St Mary’s College
Wellington Girls College v St Patrick’s College

Bye: St Catherine’s College

The full results and leaderboard can be found here on the Prem B page.