Syosset Forensics Named Champion of NYS Tournament


Syosset Forensics competed at the New York State Grand Championship Tournament at Hofstra University. Across all events, Syosset had over 30 competitors break past preliminary rounds. Contestants who placed in the Top 6 of their events included: Ronit Dhulia, Diya Chadha, Malini Rudra, Asher Gladstone, Rebecca Weisberger, Jack Liu, Sohail Mohammed, Sahil Rustami, Nishant Bhaumik, and Ryan Moon. In addition, Saba Merzhad and Iree Mann won the state titles in their respective events of Novice Lincoln Douglas Debate and Dramatic Interpretation. As a team, Syosset won numerous sweepstakes awards, placing 2nd overall in Public Forum debate, 1st in Student Congress, 3rd in Speech, and 2nd in Lincoln Douglas debate. When all was said and done, Syosset was named champion of the tournament. Congratulations to the entire team!