About the League

Representing the entire West Coast of Florida, from the Panhandle to Naples, FGCCFL is a high school speech and debate league preparing students for the challenges inherent in competitive interscholastic forensics. Hosting several local tournaments as well as a Grand Finals Qualifier for the NCFL National Tournament, FGCCFL strives for excellence in academics and youth sportsmanship.

Executive Committee

  • President: Dr. Terri St. John (Sarasota High School)
  • First Vice-President & Treasurer: Paul Jannereth (Carrollwood Day School)
  • Secretary: Jennifer Bell (Wharton High School)
  • Congress Coordinator & Webmaster: Josh Schneider (community volunteer)
  • President Emerita: Sister Mary Patricia Plumb (Academy of the Holy Names)

Fall 2020 Coaches’ Meeting