SPCHS Mock Trial Team advances to state competition

Congratulations to the St. Patrick Catholic High School Mock Trial Team for securing a spot in The Mississippi Bar High School Mock Trial Competition!

For the fifth year in a row, the team has been selected to go to the State Competition after the regional contest at the Gulfport County Courthouse. The team competed on Saturday, Jan. 27, and several SPCHS students received individual awards for their preparation and performance.

  • Stephen Azar was selected as most effective attorney in both mock trials.
  • Matthew Bisner and Hayden Miller were selected as most effective witnesses in the trials.

Special thanks to Judge Jennifer Schloegel and Ms. Dee Dee Colson for their excellent coaching throughout the season! The team will compete at the State Competition in Jackson March 2 and 3.