We congratulate Westview High School on their First Place finish in the 13th Annual San Diego County High School Mock Trial Competition that concluded on February 23, 2019. 

We also congratulate Academy of Our Lady of Peace on their outstanding Second Place finish in the competition.
We congratulate all the students listed below who received awards for their participation in the mock trial of People v. Klein
Date Category       Student and School
2019 Best Prosecution Pre-Trial Attorneys (2)
Anjali Paye
Academy of Our Lady of Peace
Michelle Wang
Westview High School 
2019 Best Defense Pre-Trial Attorneys (2)
Daniel Wolf
La Jolla Country Day School
James Freedman
Torrey Pines High School  
2019 Best Prosecution Trial Attorneys (3)
Torri Creamer 
Scripps Ranch High School
Devanshi Tomar
Westview High School
Naomi Tanaka
Otay Ranch High School 
2019 Best Defense Trial Attorneys (3)
Neilah Soliday 
Torrey Pines High School
Natalia Vukotich
La Jolla Country Day School
Rachel Waite
The Bishop’s School  
2019 Best Prosecution Witnesses (4)
Danny Marsh 
Waldorf High School
Benigno Sanchez
Major General Raymond Murray High School
Ashley Scott
Francis Parker School
Mimi Tran
Carlsbad High School  
2019 Best Defense Witnesses (4)
Matt Clapsaddle 
Westview High School
Ari Conboy
La Jolla High School
Sophia Cofinas
Pacific Ridge High School
Collette Harmon
Torrey Pines High School   
2019 Best Clerk (1)
Claire Corrigan 
Carlsbad High School  
2019 Best Bailiff (1)
Juan Munoz 
Bonita Vista High School   
2018-2019 Summary of Results
  • 53 trials between 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, and 2/23/2019
  • 477 students from 25 high schools participated in the San Diego County Competition (26 teams competed)
  • 4 rounds of competition.  Each team competed twice – both prosecution and defense
  • 50 state and federal trial judges, magistrates, and commissioners presiding over 53 trials (some presided twice)
  • 93 attorneys volunteered as a coach
  • 200 attorney scorers volunteered to score the 4 rounds of the Competition and the Championship round                
  • 90 courtroom monitors volunteered including JusticeCorps students, law students, and paralegals from the San Diego Paralegal Association
  • Westview High School went on to compete in the Finals of the 38th Annual California State High School Mock Trial Competition in Sacramento  on March 22-24, 2019