Mock Trial Wins County

Mock Trial Wins County, Moves on to State Competition


Congratulations to the mock trial team on winning the Monterey County Championship for the 7th year in a row.  The team beat PG in the final on Saturday and thereby earned the right to compete at the State championship in March. Several students earned individual recognition, including Sierra Seifert, best prosecutor, Logan Falkel, best defense attorney, MJ Apfel, best prosecution motion attorney, Shayla Dutta, best prosecution witness, Sophia Cho, best bailiff, and Juliana Poppe, best clerk.  In the Courtroom Artist competition, Darrell Wang took second place and Hayley Armstrong took third. And in the Courtroom Journalism competition,  Cassie Gorman took first, and Riley Palshaw took second. Well done Padres!