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Kansas State Forensics team members at AFA-NIET 2016


K-State's Forensics and Individual Events Team, also known as "KState Speech," is one of the premier competitive forensics teams in the country. Since 1992, Kansas State has been a top 20 team in the nation all but three years, as ranked by the American Forensics Association National Individual Events Tournament. Individually, KState Speech has produced over 30 national champions spanning 11 different events.

K-State Speech's coaching staff includes both a Distinguished Service Award winner (Craig Brown in 2003) and an AFA-NIET Outstanding New Forensics Coach Award winner (Darren Epping, 2014).

Learn more by visiting the Forensics Team's website.