Claudia LeDuc debated for Poly Prep in New York City and is a rising sophomore at Wesleyan University. She qualified to the TOC 3 times, amassing 9 bids her senior year alone, ending the season as the circuit’s bid leader. She has been ranked as highly as first in the country. Claudia’s notable tournament accomplishments have been winning Durham, semifinals at Glenbrooks, Presentation, Princeton, Lakeland, and Apple Valley, as well as quarters at ASU. Claudia was also top speaker at Durham, Lakeland, and Scarsdale. Outside of tournaments, she founded and coached the Poly Prep Middle School Debate team throughout high school. As a coach at Debate Drills and the Horace Mann School, Claudia's teams have received more than 150 bids to the TOC. She enjoys teaching both policy debate and K debate. She is super excited to work with Debate Drills for a second year!