States 2021 will be held on March 13th & 14th (Saturday & Sunday) and will be a virtual tournament.


The following events will be conducted synchronously (i.e. live via video):

    • Student Congress (House & Senate)

    • Extemporaneous Speaking

    • Impromptu Speaking

    • Commentary

    • News Broadcasting

    • Cross-Examination Debate

    • Lincoln-Douglas Debate

    • Parliamentary Debate

    • Public Forum Debate

    • Extemporaneous Debate

No final decisions have been made on the remainder of events.


The PHSSL Board of Directors will continue evaluating tournament performance and quality in the coming months to make further determinations. Final decisions will be made and communicated by February 1st, 2021. It is recommended that all schools and competitors prepare for all events to be conducted synchronously.


Please check back for additional information and updates.