Pictured are Congressional Debate Team members Maricela Griffin (Jr.), Gabrielle Cone (Jr.), Garrett Javors (Sr.), Francesca Rogozinski (Jr.), and Andre nelson (Jr.)
Eleven Fenwick debaters, sophomores through seniors, competed December 9–10, 2016 at the Isidore Newman Invitational at the Isidore Newman School in New Orleans. In Lincoln-Douglas Debate, sophomore Suzie Nash placed in the novice division, while in Congressional Debate 4 Friars, Maricela Griffin, Andre Nelson, Reid Burens, and Garrett Javors competed in the final. Nelson placed 11th, Burens 8th, and Javors 7th. Among the things the students did with their free time, most of them visited Tulane University, where team member and Congress competitor Quinn Burke will attend college in the fall.