Team Overview for team SWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)

Speakers: Alex Barnes and Megan Thomas

Round 1

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

Venue: G607 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER C (Aberystwyth University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)9th (1 points, 143 speaks)9th (6 points, 570 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)5th (2 points, 146 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCARD death by POI (Cardiff University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 151 speaks)3rd (9 points, 588 speaks)
Closing OppositionUSW Genius (University of South Wales)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)14th (0 points, 137 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ahmad AlnajadiUSW Genius69
AlexABER C71
Alex BarnesSWAN Team Low Expectations73
Desmond OsazuwaUSW Genius68
Georgina CrespiCARD death by POI76
IsabelABER C72
Megan ThomasSWAN Team Low Expectations73
Raphael HillCARD death by POI75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairIeuan SkinnerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistTimothy EldonAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistSravya BathulaCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistJoe HodsonSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSara Amini-AslSwansea University (SWAN)

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: G613 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCARD death by POI (Cardiff University)Second25th (4 points, 290 speaks)3rd (6 points, 441 speaks)3rd (9 points, 588 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD (s) Against Humanity (Cardiff University)First39th (3 points, 282 speaks)5th (6 points, 436 speaks)6th (7 points, 576 speaks)
Closing GovernmentSWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)Fourth07th (3 points, 291 speaks)12th (3 points, 432 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)
Closing OppositionEXETER A (Exeter University)Third16th (4 points, 290 speaks)7th (5 points, 439 speaks)11th (5 points, 576 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alex BarnesSWAN Team Low Expectations71
Calan EskandarCARD (s) Against Humanity77
Georgina CrespiCARD death by POI75
Megan ThomasSWAN Team Low Expectations70
Omolefe OhiomaEXETER A74
Raphael HillCARD death by POI76
Skye Galpeer-ShadeEXETER A75
Sophie JohnsonCARD (s) Against Humanity77

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairIeuan SkinnerSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistPriya ShahAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistEd MasonCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistDafydd Foster-DaviesUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistBeth NankivellSwansea University (SWAN)

Round 4

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

Venue: G613 (Glynneath Building)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentUSW Genius (University of South Wales)Third113th (3 points, 408 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)13th (4 points, 546 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER B (Aberystwyth University)First315th (2 points, 421 speaks)12th (5 points, 564 speaks)12th (5 points, 564 speaks)
Closing GovernmentUSW Nayasa (University of South Wales)Second216th (0 points, 401 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)16th (2 points, 542 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN Team Low Expectations (Swansea University)Fourth012th (3 points, 432 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)14th (3 points, 567 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ahmad AlnajadiUSW Genius69
Alex BarnesSWAN Team Low Expectations67
AmyABER B72
Desmond OsazuwaUSW Genius69
Farhab Bin NaserUSW Nayasa71
JackABER B71
Megan ThomasSWAN Team Low Expectations68
Srinibas SahooUSW Nayasa70

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairMichael HughesCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistHarry Hirsch-BennionAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistKonstantinos KrespisSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistSara Amini-AslSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMatthew CullenCardiff University (CARD)