Standings (2014 - 2015)

Team of the Year

Rank Debaters Points 1 2 3 4 5
1 Alex Mechanick and Tanay Padhi (Brown) 38.75 16 (Harvard) 12 (Smith) 6.75 (Johns Hopkins) 4 (Columbia)  
2 David Israel and Juliana Vigorito (Johns Hopkins) 34 16 (Columbia) 9 (Harvard) 7.5 (Penn) 1.5 (William and Mary I)  
3 Quinn Maingi and Sean Leonard (Rutgers) 28.75 14 (Penn) 5.25 (William and Mary I) 4 (Columbia) 3 (Vassar) 2.5 (Johns Hopkins)
T-4 Matt Summers and Zoe Seaman-Grant (Bates) 26 20 (Columbia) 6 (Brandeis)      
T-4 Nathaniel Donahue and Dhruva Bhat (Harvard) 26 17 (Johns Hopkins) 9 (Columbia)      
6 Aaron Murphy and Jerusalem Demsas (William and Mary) 24 20 (Harvard) 4 (Columbia)      
7 Aaron Murphy and Gerry Jamison (William and Mary) 18 18 (Penn)        
T-8 Diana Li and Henry Zhang (Yale) 16 16 (Brandeis)        
T-8 Sarah Margulies and Michael Norton (Brandeis) 16 16 (Smith)        
T-10 Daniel Takash and Vignesh Ramchandran (Johns Hopkins) 15 15 (William and Mary I)        
T-10 Nate Rifkin and James Callison (Middlebury) 15 13 (Mount Holyoke) 2 (Brandeis)      
12 Anthony Rini and Jordan Dale (Syracuse) 14 11 (William and Mary I) 3 (Penn)      
13 Allison Douglis and Diana Li (Yale) 13 13 (Johns Hopkins)        
14 Tyler Arnold and Andrew Bowles (George Washington) 12 12 (Vassar)        
15 Matt Summers and Taylor Blackburn (Bates) 11.5 9 (Harvard) 2.5 (Johns Hopkins)      
T-16 Ben Lewson and Drew Latimer (Tufts) 9 9 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-16 David Altman and Michael Norton (Brandeis) 9 9 (Columbia)        
T-18 Russell Potter and Kurt Falk (Rutgers) 8 8 (Vassar)        
T-18 Tony Nguyen and Edwin Zhang (Yale) 8 6 (Smith) 2 (Brandeis)      
20 Rishab Guha and Adele Zhang (Columbia) 7.5 7.5 (Penn)        
21 Jeff Leibenhaut and Brian Litchfield (Princeton) 6.5 4 (Harvard) 2.5 (Johns Hopkins)      
T-22 Allison Douglis and Henry Zhang (Yale) 6 6 (Smith)        
T-22 Peter Falk and Danny Rego (Northeastern) 6 6 (Brandeis)        
24 Kwang Lee Gan and Rose Cote (Syracuse) 5.25 5.25 (William and Mary I)        
25 Andrew Bowles and Priyanha Nadanasabesan (George Washington) 4.5 3 (Penn) 1.5 (William and Mary I)      
T-26 Adele Zhang and Tanner Terry (Columbia) 4 4 (Harvard)        
T-26 Megan Wilson and Evan Lynyak (Yale) 4 4 (Harvard)        
T-26 Nathan Raab and Anirudh Dasarathy (Princeton) 4 4 (Columbia)        
T-26 Reed Berry and Henry Zhang (Yale) 4 4 (Harvard)        
T-30 Jesse Victoroff and Myles Wagner (Dartmouth) 3.75 3.75 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-30 Jordan Roth and Veronica Saltzman (Brandeis) 3.75 3.75 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-32 Emily Ray and Matthew Rohn (Franklin and Marshall) 3 3 (Penn)        
T-32 Tyler Arnold and Steven Hess (George Washington) 3 3 (Penn)        
34 Aaron Murphy and Andrew Kropp-Sullivan (William and Mary) 2.5 2.5 (Johns Hopkins)        
T-35 Danny Jaffe and Amelia Berg (Brandeis) 2 2 (Smith)        
T-35 Ian Tarr and Ricky Cambo (Brown) 2 2 (Smith)        
T-35 Nicolas Cathcart and Tiffany Keung (Brown) 2 2 (Smith)        
T-35 Rob Pressel and Laura Coughlin (Boston University) 2 2 (Brandeis)        
T-35 Sarah Pizzano and Veronica Saltzman (Brandeis) 2 2 (Smith)        
T-40 Beth Sheil and Gavri Schreiber (Maryland) 1.5 1.5 (William and Mary I)        
T-40 Ryan Hautigan and Austin Cohen (Georgetown) 1.5 1.5 (William and Mary I)        
T-42 Alyssa Adler and Tim Luciano (Brandeis) 0.5 0.5 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-42 Anna Weissman and Shashvat Dhandhania (Tufts) 0.5 0.5 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-42 Meghan Gallo and Edward Walrod (Providence College) 0.5 0.5 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-42 Nick O'Connor and Farris Peale (Harvard) 0.5 0.5 (Mount Holyoke)        
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Speaker of the Year

Rank Debater Points 1 2 3 4 5 6
1 Alex Mechanick (Brown) 69 17 (Johns Hopkins) 16 (Smith) 15 (Columbia) 13.5 (Brandeis) 7.5 (Harvard)  
2 Aaron Murphy (William and Mary) 57 18 (Penn) 17.5 (Harvard) 12 (Vassar) 9.5 (Johns Hopkins)    
3 David Israel (Johns Hopkins) 43 20 (Harvard) 17.5 (Columbia) 5.5 (Penn)      
4 Nathaniel Donahue (Harvard) 36 20 (Columbia) 16 (Brandeis)        
5 Matthew Rohn (Franklin and Marshall) 34.5 12.5 (William and Mary I) 12.5 (Columbia) 9.5 (Vassar)      
T-6 Diana Li (Yale) 30.5 12.5 (Harvard) 12 (Johns Hopkins) 6 (Brandeis)      
T-6 Juliana Vigorito (Johns Hopkins) 30.5 15.5 (Penn) 10 (William and Mary I) 5 (Harvard)      
8 Allison Douglis (Yale) 23.5 13.5 (Smith) 10 (Harvard)        
9 Taylor Blackburn (Bates) 19.5 15 (Harvard) 4.5 (Johns Hopkins)        
10 Zoe Seaman-Grant (Bates) 18.5 10 (Columbia) 8.5 (Brandeis)        
11 Quinn Maingi (Rutgers) 18 15 (William and Mary I) 3 (Penn)        
12 Nate Rifkin (Middlebury) 15 13 (Mount Holyoke) 2 (Johns Hopkins)        
13 Brian Moore (Princeton) 14.5 14.5 (Johns Hopkins)          
T-14 Rishab Guha (Columbia) 13 13 (Penn)          
T-14 Sean Leonard (Rutgers) 13 8 (Penn) 5 (William and Mary I)        
T-16 Matt Summers (Bates) 11 11 (Brandeis)          
T-16 Michael Norton (Brandeis) 11 11 (Smith)          
T-18 James Callison (Middlebury) 10.5 10.5 (Mount Holyoke)          
T-18 Tyler Arnold (George Washington) 10.5 10.5 (Penn)          
20 Nathaniel Rubin (Yale) 9.5 7 (Johns Hopkins) 2.5 (Harvard)        
21 Edwin Zhang (Yale) 8.5 8.5 (Smith)          
22 Drew Latimer (Tufts) 8 8 (Mount Holyoke)          
T-23 Nathan Raab (Princeton) 7.5 7.5 (Columbia)          
T-23 Priyanha Nadanasabesan (George Washington) 7.5 7.5 (William and Mary I)          
25 Thomas Mattessich (William and Mary) 7 7 (Vassar)          
26 Tony Nguyen (Yale) 6 6 (Smith)          
27 Edward Walrod (Providence College) 5.5 5.5 (Mount Holyoke)          
28 David Altman (Brandeis) 5 5 (Columbia)          
29 Jordan Dale (Syracuse) 4.5 4.5 (Vassar)          
T-30 Henry Zhang (Yale) 3.5 3.5 (Smith)          
T-30 Peter Falk (Northeastern) 3.5 3.5 (Brandeis)          
32 Jordan Roth (Brandeis) 3 3 (Mount Holyoke)          
T-33 Brian Litchfield (Princeton) 2.5 2.5 (Columbia)          
T-33 Daniel Takash (Johns Hopkins) 2.5 2.5 (William and Mary I)          
35 Andrew Kropp-Sullivan (William and Mary) 2 2 (Vassar)          
T-36 Danny Rego (Northeastern) 1 1 (Brandeis)          
T-36 Sarah Margulies (Brandeis) 1 1 (Smith)          
T-38 Andrew Bowles (George Washington) 0.5 0.5 (Penn)          
T-38 Veronica Saltzman (Brandeis) 0.5 0.5 (Mount Holyoke)          
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Novice of the Year

Rank Debater Points 1 2 3 4 5
T-1 Kyle Hietala (Yale) 29.5 20 (Harvard) 9.5 (Brandeis)      
T-1 Noah Liebmiller (Middlebury) 29.5 17.5 (Harvard) 12 (Mount Holyoke)      
3 Farris Peale (Harvard) 24 17 (Brandeis) 7 (Mount Holyoke)      
4 David Wang (George Washington) 21.5 15.5 (Penn) 6 (Vassar)      
5 Maria LaBella (George Washington) 21 12.5 (Harvard) 8.5 (Vassar)      
6 Kyle Lorey (William and Mary) 18 18 (Penn)        
7 Morry Kolman (Williams) 15 15 (Harvard)        
8 Nestor Maslej (Harvard) 14.5 14.5 (Brandeis)        
9 Minnal Kunnan (Rutgers) 14 11 (Vassar) 3 (Penn)      
10 David Dee (University of Virginia) 13 13 (Penn)        
11 Mars He (Harvard) 12 12 (Brandeis)        
12 Alex Patel (American) 10.5 10.5 (Penn)        
13 Walker Mayer (Yale) 10 10 (Harvard)        
14 Will Smith (Northeastern) 9.5 9.5 (Mount Holyoke)        
15 Kyle Berlin (Princeton) 8 8 (Penn)        
16 Keegan Paugh (William and Mary) 7.5 7.5 (Harvard)        
17 Jim Huang (Yale) 7 7 (Brandeis)        
18 Zoe Morgan (American) 5.5 5.5 (Penn)        
19 Kevin Healey (Brandeis) 5 5 (Harvard)        
T-20 Benjamin Stalnaker (Brown) 4.5 4.5 (Mount Holyoke)        
T-20 Seth Goldstein (Northeastern) 4.5 4.5 (Brandeis)        
22 Nik Venkatasubramanian (George Washington) 3.5 3.5 (Vassar)        
23 Jerry Peng (Dartmouth) 2.5 2.5 (Harvard)        
T-24 Pavan Hedge (Harvard) 2 2 (Brandeis)        
T-24 Samantha Shepherd (Brandeis) 2 2 (Mount Holyoke)        
26 Brian Melniker (George Washington) 1 1 (Vassar)        
27 Mihir Khetarpal (Maryland) 0.5 0.5 (Penn)        
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College of the Year

Rank School Points Qualified Debaters Partially Qualified Debaters
1 Johns Hopkins 122
  • David Israel (34)
  • Juliana Vigorito (34)
  • Daniel Takash (15)
  • Vignesh Ramchandran (15)
2 Yale 120
  • Diana Li (29)
  • Henry Zhang (26)
  • Allison Douglis (19)
  • Edwin Zhang (8)
  • Tony Nguyen (8)
  • Evan Lynyak (4)
  • Megan Wilson (4)
  • Reed Berry (4)
3 William and Mary 107
  • Aaron Murphy (44.5)
  • Jerusalem Demsas (24)
  • Gerry Jamison (18)
  • Thomas Mattessich (6.75)
  • Andrew Kropp-Sullivan (2.5)
4 Brown 97.5
  • Alex Mechanick (50.75)
  • Tanay Padhi (38.75)
  • Ian Tarr (2)
  • Nicolas Cathcart (2)
  • Ricky Cambo (2)
  • Tiffany Keung (2)
  • Yidi Wu (2)
5 Bates 87
  • Matt Summers (37.5)
  • Zoe Seaman-Grant (26)
  • Taylor Blackburn (11.5)
6 Rutgers 85.5
  • Quinn Maingi (28.75)
  • Sean Leonard (28.75)
  • Kurt Falk (8)
  • Russell Potter (8)
7 Brandeis 78.5
  • Michael Norton (25) (Yale IV)
  • Sarah Margulies (16)
  • David Altman (9)
  • Veronica Saltzman (5.75)
  • Jordan Roth (3.75)
  • Amelia Berg (2)
  • Danny Jaffe (2)
  • Sarah Pizzano (2)
  • Alyssa Adler (0.5)
  • Tim Luciano (0.5)
8 Harvard 77
  • Nathaniel Donahue (41)
  • Dhruva Bhat (26)
  • Bo Seo (0) (Yale IV)
  • Fanele Mashwama (0) (Yale IV)
  • Farris Peale (0.5)
  • Nick O'Connor (0.5)
9 George Washington 51
  • Andrew Bowles (16.5)
  • Tyler Arnold (15)
  • Priyanha Nadanasabesan (4.5)
  • Steven Hess (3)
10 Syracuse 50.5
  • Anthony Rini (14)
  • Jordan Dale (14)
  • Kwang Lee Gan (5.25)
  • Rose Cote (5.25)
11 Middlebury 42
  • James Callison (15)
  • Nate Rifkin (15)
12 Columbia 23
  • Adele Zhang (11.5)
  • Rishab Guha (7.5)
  • Tanner Terry (4)
13 Princeton 21
  • Brian Litchfield (6.5)
  • Jeff Leibenhaut (6.5)
  • Anirudh Dasarathy (4)
  • Nathan Raab (4)
14 Tufts 19
  • Ben Lewson (9)
  • Drew Latimer (9)
  • Anna Weissman (0.5)
  • Shashvat Dhandhania (0.5)
15 Northeastern 12
  • Danny Rego (6)
  • Peter Falk (6)
16 Boston University 10
  • John Sadek (0) (Yale IV)
  • Laura Coughlin (2)
  • Rob Pressel (2)
17 Dartmouth 7.5
  • Jesse Victoroff (3.75)
  • Myles Wagner (3.75)
T-18 Franklin and Marshall 6
  • Emily Ray (3)
  • Matthew Rohn (3)
T-18 NYU 6
  • Sam Natale (0) (Yale IV)
  • Arianna Israel (9.75)
T-18 Penn 6
  • Kyle Grigel (0) (Yale IV)
T-21 Georgetown 3
  • Austin Cohen (1.5)
  • Ryan Hautigan (1.5)
T-21 Maryland 3
  • Beth Sheil (1.5)
  • Gavri Schreiber (1.5)
23 Providence College 1
  • Edward Walrod (0.5)
  • Meghan Gallo (0.5)
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