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Congratulations to LHS Mock Trial Team

Mock trial team         Mock Trial team behind window of courtyard  Photos provided by Mr. Joseph Porco Congratulations to Lenape's Mock Trial team for finishing the Burlington County Mock Trial tournament with a 4-1 record.  The team prepared and performed both defense as well as plaintiff arguments at the Burlington County Courthouse in regards to a case involving an injury that allegedly occurred on a rollercoaster at the Jersey Shore.  The team was led by senior attorneys Kyle Long, Gemma Ruggiano, and Laila Salaam as well as senior witnesses Aneesh Mandala, Aneeka Patel, and Devin Patel.  Elizabeth Higgs, Dylan Jones, James Korngut, and Joshua Zahler performed as underclassmen witnesses.  Mr. Joseph Porco is team advisor.

The New Jersey State Bar Foundation sponsors the annual statewide mock trial competition and is open to all students at the high school. It takes experience with the team to serve as lawyers in each trial.