|Pattonville mock trial qualifies for regionals|
|Thursday, March 16, 2017|
Pattonville High School's Mock Trial team was one of 16 in the St. Louis area to qualify to compete at the regional Mock Trial competition held at the St. Louis County Courthouse. The team won two matches to earn the trip to regionals.
In January, the team competed in the Missouri High School Mock Trial Competition and won a hard-fought trial in Round 1 against Parkway Central. Students who competed at this event were Jordan Bolton, Syrus Duffy, Nick Ertle, Juveria Fatima, Matt Fear, Aaron Ford-Givance, Terrell Henderson, MikaElla Rectin, Griffin Stoeckel, Brittany Strasburger and Olivia Wedig.
In its Round 2 match in February, the team won its contest against Fort Zumwalt North with a 3-0 victory. Competing at this event were Bolton, Mikayla Bridges, Duffy, Ertle, Fear, Fatima, Rectin and Stoeckel.
The Mock Trial team is coached by teacher Jennifer Raymond.