Mock trial team from Archbishop Murphy places in Top 5
Last updated 4/7/2017 at Noon
The varsity mock trial team from Archbishop Murphy finished with three wins against only one loss to place fourth at the Washington State high school mock trial championship at the Thurston County Courthouse last month.
The squad from AMHS was named on 10 out of 12 ballots throughout the tournament. In all, 24 teams from various District Competitions to make qualified for the finals in Olympia. About 350 students participated as lawyers and witnesses.
The fourth place finish for the AMHS team is the fifth time the school has placed in the Top 5 in the past seven years. The school has comp...