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Marshall Information

posted Dec 9, 2014, 9:32 AM by Joni Anker   [ updated Dec 4, 2018, 12:32 PM by Rita Anderson ]

Marshall Information…January 25-26, 2019


Friday Departure: We will load the buses on Friday at the lower entrance at 7:00am. We plan to leave at 7:30


Hotel Information: AmericInn, Marshall


Tournament Site: Marshall High School, SMSU college


3 rounds on Friday

4th round and break rounds on Saturday

Varsity breaks to quarters, semis and finals


Tournament Attire: Students my wear comfortable clothes on the bus.  We will stop at the hotel briefly in Marshall and students may change at the hotel into suits.


Lunch: There are two choices. Students may bring a bag lunch or eat at Marshall when we arrive. There should be time to grab a bit to eat. We will not be stopping once we leave the high school.  The bus drivers have rules about eating on the bus- no drinks without a top.


Dinner on Friday and Breakfast on Saturday:  We will have a pasta dinner at Marshall High School after round 3. This is covered in your Marshall payment.

The hotel will have breakfast ready for us at 6:00 am on Saturday.


Friday Evening: Due to the lack of entertainment options for 90 people in Marshall we will be spending the evening entertaining ourselves at the hotel. Feel free to bring games, and snacks (NOTHING WITH PEANUTS!)


Trip Home: Awards are scheduled for 4:00 on Saturday. After awards students will be able to change into your comfortable clothes for the ride home. We will stop for dinner on the way home; we should be home about 10:00-10:30 pm.


If you want more details about the tournament you can visit and click on Schwans Speech Spectacular


The cost for this tournament is $125.00: this includes a coach bus, tournament fees, hotel and 2 meals. Please make your check to Eagan Forensics Boosters