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D.C. Everest Mock Trial Teams Earn Second and Third Place Finishes at Regional Competition

This past weekend, area high school Mock Trial teams competed in the Mock Trial Regional Tournament held at Marathon County Courthouse. Teams from, D.C. Everest, Lakeland, Lincoln, Merrill, Phillips, Rhinelander and Wausau West competed in the regional competition. Attorney lance Leonhard, of Wausau, coordinated the tournament, which was sponsored by the Wisconsin Law Foundation.

D.C. Everest had two Mock Trial teams compete in the event. Team 1 finished second in the Regional Tournament and will advance to the State Mock Trial Tournament in Madison on March 11 – 12. DCE Team 2 finished in third place, narrowly missing a chance to compete in the State competition.

More than 100 teams from across the state are expected to compete in the State Tournament this year.

DCE Mock Trial Team 1 advanced to the State Mock Trial Tournament. Team 1 and Team 2 await final results of the Regional Mock Trial event.