12 members of the Cary Academy Speech and Debate team traveled to Fayetteville on Saturday February 23rd to compete in the Tarheel East District National Qualifier in Congressional Debate. After an intense day of competition CA emerged with three qualifiers to the National Tournament to be held in Dallas in June. RJ Jain placed second in the Senate qualifying to Nationals for the third straight year. Saajan Patel and Jay Sagrolikar placed 4th and 6th respectively in the House to qualify as well. Ritvik Nalamothu was named the second alternate in the House, and Vicky Jin advanced to House finals as well. This is the eight straight year CA has qualified for nationals in Congressional Debate, including five straight years were multiple students have qualified.
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