Mock Trial Teams Perform Well During Three Recent Competitions

Two Truman competitive Mock Trial teams recently competed in a number of area tournaments including the Quincy University Riverside Classic on Oct. 25, the Kansas University Invitational on Nov. 7-9 and the Creighton Blue Jay Invitational on Nov. 14-15.

Both teams performed very well. Team 803 took fifth at Quincy, second at Kansas and fourth at Creighton. Team members, including sophomore Dan Hammond, senior Theresa Perkins, senior Leah Peters, sophomore Nick Jacobson, sophomore Carolyn Saville, freshman Amanda Nehrkorn, senior Alan Eckert and freshman Elizabeth Hetting were very happy with their successes and are currently working on case preparation for the upcoming regional tournament in Columbia Feb. 27-28.

Individual members of both teams have also received outstanding attorney and witness awards including senior Nick Zotos (Quincy, Kansas, and Creighton), senior Chris Sumski (Quincy), Hammond (Quincy) and Nehrkorn (Creighton). For more information on Mock Trial, please contact Theresa Perkins at

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