VanSlam Summer Season June (19th) 2017

So! A new qualifying season is underway to determine which poet will have a chance to become the next Vancouver Poetry Slam Individual Champion.

It’s crucial to understand the points system. You can read about how it works for qualifying for the summer slams

The points system should become clear very quickly as the season progresses and we start posting
results. With that in mind, here are the results from this week’s slam.

June 19th 2017

Sac: Pamela Bentley

Julia Pileggi (First! 16 points)

Coral More

Adrian Rigby

Emory Oakley

Dave Rankin

Optimus Rhyme


Rachel Taylor (Second! 9 points)

Matt Loeb

Lip Balm


Mitcholos (Third! 4 points)

Updated Standings for the 2017 Van Slam Individual Champion Playoffs
The top 9 poets plus the winner of the Last Chance Slam
qualify for the Playoffs in September

1. Rachel Taylor 41 points

2. Julia Pileggi 32 points

3. Mitcholos Touchie 24 points

4. Dave Rankin 16 points

5. Emory Oakley 16 points

6. Kay Kassirer 13 points

7. Jaye Simpson 13 points

8. Bryant Doradea 9 points

9. Santiago Ureña 9 points

10. Coral More 9 points

11. Brianna Price 9 points

12. Marina Reid 9 points

13. Spillious 4 points

14. Tia Meuller 4 points

As always, double check my work and see if you find anything wrong