Welcome to the official website of the Coast Forensic League, an organization devoted to high school speech and debate.

CFL is an affiliate of the California High School Speech Association in San Mateo, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz counties.

To be eligible to attend CFL tournaments, your school should join the league.

To see a list of schools that are currently eligible, see the CFL Eligibility Summary. Please check "Column F" to see if your school is eligible for League Tournaments.

Upcoming Dates

  • Constitutional amendment proposals due to coast.forensic.league@gmail.com: Tuesday, August 10, 5PM

  • Operational amendment proposals due to coast.forensic.league@gmail.com: Tuesday, August 24, 5PM

  • CFL Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, August 31, 5PM-7:30PM (Zoom link will be sent to coaches the week before the meeting)