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.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.