Bennett Dombcik debated in LD for Durham Academy for three years and was the captain of the LD team his senior year. Throughout his career, Bennett accumulated 5 bids to the TOC and championed multiple tournaments. He also reached elimination rounds at Emory, Bronx, Harvard, Blue Key, Holy Cross, Newman, and Arizona State. Bennett cannot wait to work with you this summer at ISD!
Crawford Leavoy is in his second year as the Director of Speech & Debate at Durham Academy in Durham, NC. Throughout his five years coaching throughout the Southeast, Crawford has coached multiple TOC Qualifiers, NCFL Qualifiers and NSDA Qualifiers. His students have gone on to be the Runner-Ups & 3rd Place in Public Forum in NSDA, 9th Place in Lincoln Douglas, 9th Place in International Extemporaneous Speaking and multiple Semifinalists in Congressional Debate.
Crawford focuses into creating a diverse team with well-rounded students. He works closely with students in Lincoln-Douglas, Congressional Debate and Interpretation.
Crawford serves on the NSDA’s Lincoln-Douglas Wording Committee, NSDA Tarheel East District Chair and the Director of Debate for the Dogwood Speech and Debate League.