PHARR, TEXAS (NEWS CENTER 23) — PSJA North High School's Mock Trial team competed in the 34th Annual Region One Mock Trial Regional Competition this past Saturday against 16 teams from across the Valley and Laredo. The team has qualified for the State Competition to be held in Dallas the week of March 7-9, after coming in 2nd place against Edinburg North. Both teams will be advancing to the State competition.
Senior Julio Gonzalez was awarded Best Advocate in all four rounds of competition and Freshman Megan Ledezma was awarded Best Witness in the quarter final round.
The team is made up of 13 students from all grade levels:
Seniors Julio Gonzalez Jr, Cynthia Gutierrez, Cesar Becerra, Selena Medina and Karen De Los Reyes; Junior Valerie Corona; Sophomores Andrea Garza, Gabriela Carrillo, Alondra Garza, Elizabeth De Los Reyes, Kitzia Rivera and Ashely Aguilar; and
Freshman Meagan Ledezma.
Congratulations students and good luck at State!