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NCCFI Past Champions: Open Individual Events

After Dinner Speaking

  • 1998 - Dan Elliott, Biola University
  • 1999 - Anthony Harris, California Baptist University
  • 2000 - Mike Marse, California Baptist University
  • 2001 - Holly Kuhn, Cedarville University
  • 2002 - Holly Kuhn, Cedarville University
  • 2003 - Antonio Magana, Biola University
  • 2004 - Abbie McGaha, Cedarville University
  • 2005 - Ryan Greenawalt, Belmont University
  • 2006 - Kristen Taylor, Belmont University
  • 2007 - Chris Heggem, Carson-Newman College
  • 2008 - Michael Domeny, Cedarville University
  • 2009 - Unique Colter, Concordia University (CA)
  • 2010 - Nick Shorts, Biola University
  • 2011 - Nicole Bright, Belmont University
  • 2012 - Matthew Roberts, Belmont University
  • 2013 - Joshua Wade, Liberty University
  • 2014 - Mary Collins, Carson-Newman University
  • 2015 - Nathan Strecker, Bethel University
  • 2016 - Louis Murray, Carson-Newman University
  • 2017 - Jon Thow, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Tucker Wilson, Whitworth University

Communication Analysis

  • 1998 - Anthony Harris, California Baptist University
  • 1999 - Julie Hinkel, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2000 - Clarissa Band, Cedarville College
  • 2001 - Allison Hummel, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2002 - Amy Greenfield, Biola University
  • 2003 - Rob Yale, Cedarville University
  • 2004 - Autumn West, Cedarville University
  • 2005 - Stephanie Nunn, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2006 - Phillip Londeree, William Carey College
  • 2007 - Kyle Danielson, Biola University
  • 2008 - Karen Williams, Cedarville University
  • 2009 - Drew Stewart, Carson-Newman College
  • 2010 - Jennifer Martin, Biola University
  • 2011 - Jordan Hart, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2012 - Allison Bowman, Concordia University (CA)
  • 2013 - Callie Booher, Carson-Newman College
  • 2014 - Sarah Sauter, Whitworth University
  • 2015 - Samantha Stocker, Bethel University
  • 2016 - Mikayle Jacqout, Colorado Christian University
  • 2017 - David Encarnacao, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Dakota Yates, Kansas Wesleyan University

Dramatic Interpretation

  • 1998 - Kanaan, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 1999 - Nathan Brisby, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2000 - Kanaan, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2001 - Ivette Diaz, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2002 - Jason Webb, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2003 - Tara Hall, Asbury College
  • 2004 - Corrie Loeffler, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2005 - Meagan Odom, William Carey College
  • 2006 - McKinley Belcher, Belmont University
  • 2007 - Christina Glowacki, Evangel University
  • 2008 - Michael Domeny, Cedarville University
  • 2009 - Michael Domeny, Cedarville University
  • 2010 - Kris Schneider, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2011 - Kelly Snyder, Bethel University
  • 2012 - Eric Schoen, Belmont University
  • 2013 - Yemisi Egbewole, Liberty University
  • 2014 - Katie Callaway, Belmont University
  • 2015 - Gavin Wong, Biola University
  • 2016 - Dana King, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2017 - Jocelyn Rogalo, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Gabe Cyrus, Cedarville University

Duo Interpretation

  • 1998 - Harris & Thompson, California Baptist University
  • 1999 - Hinkel & Noyes, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2000 - Melendez & Baldree, Evangel University
  • 2001 - Alston & Christensen, Biola University
  • 2002 - Kuhn & Coon, Cedarville University
  • 2003 - Crystal Lane Swift & Shaunte Caraballo, California Baptist University
  • 2004 - Ashleigh Livingston & Chris Champine, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2005 - Ryan Greenawalt & Kristen Taylor, Belmont University
  • 2006 - Scott Herrmann & Laura Roehl, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2007 - Aaron Watson & Ryan Hubbard, Carson-Newman College
  • 2008 - J.D. Hegenmuhle & Rissa Murphy, John Brown University
  • 2009 - Nick Shorts & Jonathan Burrello, Biola University
  • 2010 - Alex Davis & Jordan Rasnic, Carson-Newman College
  • 2011 - Nick Yaksich & Nicole Bright, Belmont University
  • 2012 - Jordan Rasnic & Rheannah Summers, Carson-Newman College
  • 2013 - Amanda Maxwell & Paige Nagy, Malone University
  • 2014 - Courtney Gammariello & Lizzie Lutzker, Biola University
  • 2015 - Ashlyn Tupper & Emmett Foster, Grand Canyon University
  • 2016 - Britta Hare & Chance Stone, Liberty University
  • 2017 - Madison Kendrick & Allison Mahal, Belmont University
  • 2018 - Gabe Cyrus & Sue Edwards, Cedarville University

Extemporaneous Speaking

  • 1998 - Dan Elliott, Biola University
  • 1999 - Jennifer Burgess, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2000 - Allison Hummel, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2001 - Rick Travis, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2002 - Richard Ilharreguy, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2003 - Will Mitchell, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2004 - Bryan Fisher, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2005 - Tim Kamermayer, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2006 - Faith Kroeker, Bethel University
  • 2007 - Tim Kamermayer, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2008 - Melanie Bengston, Belmont University
  • 2009 - Jeriah Forbes, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2010 - Ashley Nuckels, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2011 - Whitney Tipton, Carson-Newman College
  • 2012 - Luke Willoughby, Carson-Newman College
  • 2013 - William Soule, Bethany Lutheran College
  • 2014 - Elena Trueba, Biola University
  • 2015 - William Soule, Bethany Lutheran College
  • 2016 - Liz Jacobs, Whitworth University
  • 2017 - Dakota Yates, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2018 - Thomas Gleason, Grand Canyon University

Interpretation of Faith Literature

  • 1998 - Brett Young, Evangel College
  • 1999 - Nathan Brisby, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2000 - Nathan Brisby, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2001 - Rebecca Gapinski, Cedarville University
  • 2002 - Holly Kuhn, Cedarville University
  • 2003 - Colleen Fitzimmons, Cedarville University
  • 2004 - Shaunte Caraballo, California Baptist University
  • 2005 - Mary Pryfogle, California Baptist University
  • 2006 - Mark Hewes, Northwest Nazarene University
  • 2007 - Amanda Gawith, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2008 - Michael Domeny, Cedarville University
  • 2009 - Alyssa Pearson, Malone University
  • 2010 - Drew Stewart, Carson-Newman College
  • 2011 - Drew Stewart, Carson-Newman College
  • 2012 - Faith Rader, Carson-Newman College
  • 2013 - Rayla Crawford, Wiley College
  • 2014 - Shadrach Hicks, Liberty University
  • 2015 - Kenny Lau, Liberty University
  • 2016 - Susanna Edwards, Cedarville University
  • 2017 - Jon Thow, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Rebekah Sharpe, Liberty University

Impromptu Speaking

  • 1998 - Dave Warren, California Baptist University
  • 1999 - David Graham, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2000 - Carl Simmons, California Baptist University
  • 2001 - Rick Travis, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2002 - Laura Onstot, Seattle Pacific University
  • 2003 - Will Mitchell, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2004 - Steven McMullen, Bethel College (Minnesota)
  • 2005 - Devi Abraham, John Brown University
  • 2006 - Eric Wallace, Concordia University
  • 2007 - David Maus, Bethel University
  • 2008 - Karen Williams, Cedarville University
  • 2009 - John Mikolajcik, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2010 - Heather Hamilton, Seattle Pacific University
  • 2011 - Whitney Tipton, Carson-Newman College
  • 2012 - Eric Schoen, Belmont University
  • 2013 - Allison Bowman, Concordia University (CA)
  • 2014 - Sarah Sauter, Whitworth University
  • 2015 - Sam Director, Whitworth University
  • 2016 - Alex Hoffmann, Whitworth University
  • 2017 - Jon Thow, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Dakota Yates, Kansas Wesleyan University

Informative Speaking

  • 1998 - Sara Schwarz, Azusa Pacific University
  • 1999 - David Bailey, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2000 - Rebecca Luginbuhl, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2001 - Rose Boydston, California Baptist University
  • 2002 - Ked Kantz, Asbury College
  • 2003 - Korey Howard, Cumberland College
  • 2004 - Andrew Clauson, Cedarville University
  • 2005 - Griffith Vertican, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2006 - Tyler Heath, Northwest Nazarene University
  • 2007 - Kyle Danielson, Biola University
  • 2008 - Chiwoneso Tonago, William Carey University
  • 2009 - Danielle Lawson, Pt. Loma Nazarene University
  • 2010 - Jessica Fielden, Carson-Newman College
  • 2011 - Aly Larson, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2012 - Whitney Rutherford, Liberty University
  • 2013 - Jonathan Kim, Whitworth University
  • 2014 - Kenny Lau, Liberty University
  • 2015 - Felicity Lorenz - Biola University
  • 2016 - Alex Hoffmann, Whitworth University
  • 2017 - Jocelyn Rogalo, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Thomas Gleason, Grand Canyon University

Persuasive Speaking

  • 1998 - David Bailey, Southwest Baptist University
  • 1999 - Thad Noyes, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2000 - Rose Boydston, California Baptist University
  • 2001 - Rosaline Zylstra, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2002 - Dave Reilly, Asbury College
  • 2003 - Kristyn Gledhill, Cedarville University
  • 2004 - Bryan Fisher, Southwest Baptist University
  • 2005 - Griffith Vertican, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2006 - Scott Herrmann, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2007 - Alisha Watson, Carson-Newman College
  • 2008 - Chiwoneso Tonago, William Carey University
  • 2009 - Jeriah Forbes, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2010 - Josh Adams, Carson-Newman College
  • 2011 - Whitney Tipton, Carson-Newman College
  • 2012 - Matthew Roberts, Belmont University
  • 2013 - Megan Jack, Belmont University
  • 2014 - Yemisi Egbewole, Liberty University
  • 2015 - David Long, Cedarville University
  • 2016 - James Eccles, Whitworth University
  • 2017 - Jocelyn Rogalo, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Jon Thow, Seton Hall University

Poetry Interpretation

  • 1998 - Dawn Haughton, Biola University
  • 1999 - Tatiana Simonion, Biola University
  • 2000 - Kanaan, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2001 - Jerome Brownlee, Grand Canyon University
  • 2002 - Mark Awabdy, Cedarville University
  • 2003 - Crystal Lane Swift, California Baptist University
  • 2004 - Ryan Greenawalt, Belmont University
  • 2005 - McKinley Belcher, Belmont University
  • 2006 - McKinley Belcher, Belmont University
  • 2007 - Aaron Watson, Carson-Newman College
  • 2008 - Adriene Similton, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2009 - Tyler Endres, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2010 - Rachelle DeYoung, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2011 - Eric Schoen, Belmont University
  • 2012 - Eric Schoen, Belmont University
  • 2013 - Drake Pough, Wiley College
  • 2014 - Megan Jack, Belmont University
  • 2015 - Stephanie Gomulka, Seton Hall University
  • 2016 - Kyle Summers, Carson-Newman University (straight 1/25 in finals)
  • 2017 - Jocelyn Rogalo, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Olivia Klein, Seton Hall University

Prose Interpretation

  • 1998 - Dawn Haughton, Biola University
  • 1999 - Lucy Swindall, California Baptist University
  • 2000 - Dawn Haughton, Biola University
  • 2001 - Phil Sheward, Cedarville University
  • 2002 - Mark Awabdy, Cedarville University
  • 2003 - Korey Howard, Cumberland College
  • 2004 - Ryan Greenawalt, Belmont University
  • 2005 - Jessica Kuhl, Concordia University
  • 2006 - Erica Christenson, Bethel University
  • 2007 - Ryan Hubbard, Carson-Newman College
  • 2008 - Michael Domeny, Cedarville University
  • 2009 - Rachelle DeYoung, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2010 - Meriah Forbes, Kansas Wesleyan University
  • 2011 - Alex Gonzales, Cedarville University
  • 2012 - Eric Schoen, Belmont University
  • 2013 - Kenny Lau, Liberty University
  • 2014 - Shadrach Hicks, Liberty University
  • 2015 - Chloe Saunders, Grand Canyon University (straight 1's in tournament)
  • 2016 - Gabe Cyrus, Cedarville University
  • 2017 - Siobhan McGirl, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Christopher Freeland, Howard Payne University (straight 1/25 in finals)

Program Oral Interpretation

  • 1998 - Event not held
  • 1999 - Kanaan, Point Loma Nazarene University
  • 2000 - Veronica Rasmussen, Biola University
  • 2001 - Kristi Anne Hough, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2002 - Holly Kuhn, Cedarville University
  • 2003 - Mary Pryfogle, California Baptist University
  • 2004 - Abbie McGaha, Cedarville University
  • 2005 - Sarah Colome, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2006 - Joe Owens, University of the Cumberlands
  • 2007 - Maggie Farrell, William Carey
  • 2008 - Joe Owens, University of the Cumberlands
  • 2009 - Rachelle DeYoung, Azusa Pacific University
  • 2010 - Adam Hardy, Howard Payne University
  • 2011 - Eric Schoen, Belmont University
  • 2012 - Rachel Skaaland, Bethany Lutheran College
  • 2013 - Joshua Wade, Liberty University
  • 2014 - Yemisi Egbewole, Liberty University
  • 2015 - Stephanie Gomulka, Seton Hall University
  • 2016 - Chloe Saunders, Grand Canyon University
  • 2017 - Sibohan McGirl, Seton Hall University
  • 2018 - Alyssa Teh, Bethel University (straight 1/25 in finals)