National Speech and Debate AssociationThe National Speech and Debate Association oversees the National Tournament, which has been around since 1925. Students qualify for the National Tournament through District Tournaments. Victoria West High School is a member of the Gulf Coast District of the NSDA.
NIETOCThe National Individual Event Tournament of Champions is a national tournament just for Speech events. Students qualify through NIETOC Bid tournaments.
Texas Forensic AssociationThe Texas Forensic Association oversees the TFA State tournament. Students qualify though Invitational Qualifying Tournaments (IQTs).
UIL Speech and DebateUIL Speech and Debate oversees the UIL System of Speech and Debate competitions. Students have the opportunity to go to State after competing at the District and Region Levels.