March 31 (Congress) and April 1, 2017
page for current information.
Invitation / Registration links:
WFCA State Congress - registration open now; deadline is March 27
WFCA State Tournament - registration closed; changes may be made in Speechwire until Thursday, March 31
March 19: If you did not receive an invitation via Speechwire or if WFCA State Tournament 2017 does not allow you to register in Speechwire, you have either not completed the required coaching clinic or paid your WFCA dues for this season. Please contact Elliott Fischer (
) to find out what your school is missing.
March 22: Lunch orders are now available in Speechwire. Deadline for food is Monday, March 27 4:00 PM.
March 24: Student Congress legislation posted.
Last year 71 schools and over 1,000 students convened for an invigorating weekend of competition and awards in speeches, literature interpretations, and acting. This year's WFCA State Tournament will be held Saturday, April 1, 2017. Additionally, the State Student Congress will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017. The location this year is UW-Whitewater.
Coaches are reminded that school eligibility for State is contingent on the completion of a coaching clinic and payment of dues. If there are any questions about the coaching clinics, contact Malyssa Gabrielson,
Dues may be verified with Treasurer Amy Geyser
Registration wil end Friday, March 24 at 5:00 PM. Changes may be made through Thursday, March 30 at 5:00 PM.
The Student Congress deadline to submit legislation is Wednesday, March 22 at 5:00 PM.
Student Congress registration is at this Tabroom page:
The deadline is Monday, March 27.
Impromptu Speaking will return as a consolation event for students who did not advance to semi-finals. Registration will take place on the first floor of Heide Hall immediately after the posting of semi-finals, and it will be limited to 49 students chosen at random. Rules for Impromptu Speaking can be found in the WFCA Handbook or Category Rules document.