Four West Monroe High School Mock Trial teams competed recently at the regional mock trial competition held in Shreveport on March 2.
The A Team placed second and the B Team placed fourth in a field of 10 teams. Mallory Williams won the award for Best Witness. The A Team advanced to the state competition held in Lafayette on Saturday, March 30.
At that competition, Magi Sumpter won the award for Best Attorney from a field of more than 45 students. The teams are coached by Mitzi Murray.
A Team (State Team)
Back row, from left: Zach Jones, Corbin Gulde, Paris Shoulders, Blade Hicks and Carl Whitlock. Front row, from left: Victoria Sanchez, Magi Sumpter and Connor Broussard
Mock Trial B Team
Back row from left: Faith Fuentes, Ro’Meecia Zinnerman and Daylan Davis. Front row, from left:Addi Wilson, Kyra Cooper, Alexis Oglesbee and Mallory Williams
Mock Trial C Team
From left: Mallorie McKinney, Tayla Osborne, Kayla Mays, TaKhyra Jones, Alyssa Smith and Abby Cash.
Mock Trial D Team
From left: Colton Byrd, Dagger Bishop, Andrew Walker, Gabbie Holt, Ryan Eubanks, Allan Pineda and Josiah Jowers.