Mock trial team prepares for national championship
The RHS mock trial team will be departing for the National High School Mock Trial Championship from the Oneida County Airport on Wednesday morning, May 8 and arrive in Indianapolis at approximately 1 p.m. to begin a late afternoon scrimmage against the Washington state champion. On Thursday morning, the team will scrimmage the state champion from Texas. Following each scrimmage, coaches and students will debrief the round and make adjustments to their materials, as needed.
The first official event of the tournament will be held on Thursday evening at the Indiana State Museum. Tournament competition will be held on Friday and Saturday, with two rounds held each day. The rounds are power-paired, producing the two top teams which will compete in the finals on Saturday evening.
The top ten teams will be announced Saturday evening during a banquet. The remaining teams will find out their placement on Sunday morning when official results are released.
The RHS team will arrive in Rhinelander on Monday afternoon.