West High

Speech & Debate

Did you miss the Monday Meeting?

The slideshow is HERE.

Read this before you compete!

Judging Virtually for Speech and Debate!

Know of someone who is interested in judging this year? Have them fill out this FORM

Check out our Virtual Judging Guidebook HERE in addition to clicking on the Judges Tab to the site.

Are you ready for an online tournament?

  • Do you have an NSDA account?

  • Have you completed the participant FORM?

  • Have you paid your fees and delivered your receipt to Nurre?

  • Sign up for the Remind notifications: text @westhighsp to 81010

  • Did you get your judges?

  • Did you fill out the Tournament Intent FORM?

Virtual Tournament Guidelines and Rule Changes

Short Prep New Rules pg. 7-9 HERE

MFEA-MHSA-Virtual Tournament Guide.pdf

MHSA Handbook 2020-2021

2020-2021 MHSA-MFEA Handbook - Virtual.pdf

Tournament Dates:

Dec. 4-5

Dec. 11-12

Dec. 18-19

Jan. 8-9

Jan. 15-16

Jan. 22-23

Jan. 29-30 STATE

Feb. 12-13 NSDA Qualifiers

Meet your coaches:

Miss Myra Nurre, Head Speech Coach


School phone: 406-281-5658


Ms. Danni Petak, Head Debate Coach



Mr. Steve Macartney, Short Prep and Assistant Debate Coach

RM 115

School phone: 406-281-5658


Mr. Thomas Smithlin, Assistant Speech Coach

RM 111 and virtual