Celina High School Mock
Trial Advances to Regional Competition
By Tess Watson
On January 29, 2016, 13
students from Celina High School traveled to Findlay to compete in the District
competition for Ohio Mock Trial going to court against the Cavalier team from
Sidney Lehman High School. The Celina team won both of their cases allowing
them to advance to Regional competition to be held on February 19, 2016.
For the Defense, the
team was made up of attorneys Madeline Elston and Graham Gower, along with
witnesses Nicole Bowsher and Geordan Muether. Awards for the Defense were
Outstanding Attorney going to Graham Gower, and Outstanding Witness awarded to
For the Prosecution, the
team was made up of attorneys Nicole Elston and Stetson Miller, witnesses Lilly
Gramza and Megh Patel, timekeeper Collin Sinclair, and Bailiff Kim Gladhill.
Awards for the Prosecution were Outstanding Attorney going to Stetson Miller,
and Outstanding Witness awarded to Lilly Gramza.
Alternatives for the
team were Emma Neves, Sam Stroth, and Caleb Stroth.