Team Overview for team COMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)

Speakers: James Best and Will Blanchard

Round 1

Motion: THW introduce equal prize money for both mens and womens sports

Venue: Seminar Room 4 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD Zombies (Cardiff University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)9th (1 points, 149 speaks)8th (6 points, 595 speaks)
Opening OppositionCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)13th (0 points, 146 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN Team Caterham (Swansea University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 155 speaks)1st (10 points, 609 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN B (Swansea University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)5th (2 points, 151 speaks)7th (7 points, 590 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Carwyn KeyCARD Zombies75
Folu KutiSWAN B77
James BestCOMP The Dream Team73
Josh TaylorSWAN Team Caterham78
Matthew ProctorCARD Zombies74
Rhys JonesSWAN Team Caterham77
Sara Amini AslSWAN B74
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairChiara AlessandriCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistChristian DenmanAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistJoshua GreenCardiff University (CARD)

Round 2

Motion: THBT the education system should teach students the positive value of questioning authority

Venue: Seminar Room 4 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)First313th (0 points, 146 speaks)7th (3 points, 301 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD Demons (Cardiff University)Third115th (0 points, 144 speaks)14th (1 points, 293 speaks)15th (2 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER One Epic Shot (Aberystwyth University)Second216th (0 points, 136 speaks)13th (2 points, 288 speaks)12th (5 points, 584 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings (Swansea University)Fourth013th (0 points, 146 speaks)16th (0 points, 291 speaks)16th (1 points, 575 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ben SimmsABER One Epic Shot76
Ciaran Caple-WilliamsSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings72
James BestCOMP The Dream Team78
Joe HodsonSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings73
Kera FrostCARD Demons74
Maria TandeckABER One Epic Shot76
Matthew CullenCARD Demons75
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team77

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairChiara AlessandriCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSravya BathulaCardiff University (CARD)

Round 3

Motion: THW give more votes to areas with historically lower voter turnout and politicial engagement.

Venue: Seminar Room 3 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)Third112th (2 points, 291 speaks)14th (3 points, 436 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Creative Spark (Aberystwyth University)Second210th (3 points, 291 speaks)7th (5 points, 440 speaks)13th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD Vampires (Cardiff University)First311th (2 points, 295 speaks)5th (5 points, 447 speaks)4th (8 points, 599 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)Fourth07th (3 points, 301 speaks)13th (3 points, 445 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses73
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses72
James BestCOMP The Dream Team72
Joseph NicholsonABER Creative Spark75
Sam OwainCARD Vampires76
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD Vampires76
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team72
Yamina AlouiABER Creative Spark74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairOllie NewlanIndependent (-)
PanelistRebecca CowanUniversity of South Wales (USW)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 4

Motion: TH regrets the government prioritization of funding for the sciences at the expense of the humanities

Venue: Seminar Room 4 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings (Swansea University)Third116th (0 points, 433 speaks)16th (1 points, 575 speaks)16th (1 points, 575 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Fighting Mongooses (Aberystwyth University)First314th (3 points, 436 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCOMP The Dream Team (Composite Team)Second213th (3 points, 445 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)11th (5 points, 591 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Demons (Cardiff University)Fourth015th (2 points, 436 speaks)15th (2 points, 576 speaks)15th (2 points, 576 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Arthur RowlandsABER Fighting Mongooses73
Ciaran Caple-WilliamsSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings70
Jack JonesABER Fighting Mongooses76
James BestCOMP The Dream Team74
Joe HodsonSWAN The Rebuttal of Hastings72
Kera FrostCARD Demons70
Matthew CullenCARD Demons70
Will BlanchardCOMP The Dream Team72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairChristian DenmanAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistHenry AtkinsonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistSamuel Estobahn-Clive HarrisonSwansea University (SWAN)