Team Overview for team ABER A (Aberystwyth University)

Speakers: Noah and Abraham

Round 1

Motion: This house would ban video games in which the player engages in brutal and immoral violence in a realistic setting.

Venue: G605 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER A (Aberystwyth University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)6th (2 points, 144 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)
Opening OppositionUSW Nayasa (University of South Wales)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)15th (0 points, 136 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD (s) Against Humanity (Cardiff University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)3rd (3 points, 145 speaks)6th (7 points, 576 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER B (Aberystwyth University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)11th (1 points, 141 speaks)12th (5 points, 564 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AbrahamABER A73
AmyABER B70
Calan EskandarCARD (s) Against Humanity72
Farhab Bin NaserUSW Nayasa69
JackABER B71
NoahABER A71
Sophie JohnsonCARD (s) Against Humanity73
Srinibas SahooUSW Nayasa67

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEd MasonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistHarry Hirsch-BennionAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistBeth NankivellSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMatthew CullenCardiff University (CARD)

Round 2

Motion: THBT the UK should only leave the EU if referendums in Wales, Scotland, England and Northern Ireland all receive majorities.

Venue: G609 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)Third15th (2 points, 146 speaks)7th (3 points, 291 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)
Opening OppositionEXETER A (Exeter University)Second28th (2 points, 142 speaks)6th (4 points, 290 speaks)11th (5 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER A (Aberystwyth University)First36th (2 points, 144 speaks)2nd (5 points, 294 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Make America Great Again (Cardiff University)Fourth06th (2 points, 144 speaks)11th (2 points, 285 speaks)10th (5 points, 580 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Abd SanihCARD Make America Great Again70
AbrahamABER A74
Alex BarnesSWAN Team Low Expectations72
Megan ThomasSWAN Team Low Expectations73
Nick BridalCARD Make America Great Again71
NoahABER A76
Omolefe OhiomaEXETER A74
Skye Galpeer-ShadeEXETER A74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairIeuan SkinnerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMichael HughesCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistDafydd Foster-DaviesUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistBeth NankivellSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistCarl RixSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 3

Motion: THW continue trade deals with the Gulf States on the condition that they take control of the refugee crisis.

Venue: G607 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN The Dream Team (Swansea University)First31st (6 points, 296 speaks)1st (9 points, 445 speaks)1st (11 points, 595 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER A (Aberystwyth University)Third12nd (5 points, 294 speaks)4th (6 points, 438 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCOMP Aber/Swan (Composite)Fourth04th (4 points, 291 speaks)10th (4 points, 430 speaks)5th (7 points, 583 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN Okay, I Guess (Swansea University)Second23rd (5 points, 286 speaks)2nd (7 points, 433 speaks)4th (8 points, 582 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AbrahamABER A72
AdamCOMP Aber/Swan68
Angus RomeSWAN The Dream Team74
Danniel De JonghSWAN Okay, I Guess73
Hugh KocanSWAN The Dream Team75
Matt PilotCOMP Aber/Swan71
NoahABER A72
Shain O'ConnorSWAN Okay, I Guess74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistMichael HughesCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSara Amini-AslSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 4

Motion: THBT schools should motivate children to believe that anyone can succeed through hard work, regardless of their background

Venue: G605 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN Okay, I Guess (Swansea University)Third12nd (7 points, 433 speaks)4th (8 points, 582 speaks)4th (8 points, 582 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN The Dream Team (Swansea University)Second21st (9 points, 445 speaks)1st (11 points, 595 speaks)1st (11 points, 595 speaks)
Closing GovernmentMDX 1 (Middlesex University)Fourth05th (6 points, 436 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)7th (6 points, 581 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER A (Aberystwyth University)First34th (6 points, 438 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)2nd (9 points, 589 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
AbrahamABER A77
Angus RomeSWAN The Dream Team75
Ben BordmanMDX 171
Danniel De JonghSWAN Okay, I Guess75
Hugh KocanSWAN The Dream Team75
Joe CoxMDX 174
NoahABER A74
Shain O'ConnorSWAN Okay, I Guess74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistPriya ShahAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistSravya BathulaCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistBen FalknerSwansea University (SWAN)