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Mock Trial



Advisor: Mrs. Monica Adrian

Meeting Place: Next to Careers Room

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2022-23 Season

State and National Champion: Ella Ochoa - Courtroom Artist

County Awards

1st Place: Ella Ochoa - Courtroom Artist 

2nd Place: Iris Robidoux - Expert Witness

2nd Place: Elysia Caliboso - Courtroom Bailiff

8th Place: Ciera Shane - Defense Attorney (out of 75)


2021-21 Season

Overall Mock Trial did very well this year. 

1st Place: Ashley Vargas - Courtroom Artist

Ashley will represent CIHS and Ventura County at the State Competition. 

Honorable Mentions: 

Roxie Hernandez, Matthew Albavera, Xian Rondares, Savannah Hinojosa, Allyssa Gabihan, Connie Mota, Johanna Tolentino, Nicole Olipani, Cristian Rodriguez, Elysia Caliboso

Mya Stewart: Commitment to Excellence Award (4 year memeber)

Iris Robidoux:  voted MVP by teammates and coaches

Alma Tolentino: recognized by the county for her outstanding performance as best defense attorney  (she defended an alleged murderer - a murder by snake)

1st Place - National Mock Trial Competition

Ella Ochoa won first place for her artwork in the Courtroom Artist category at the Ventura County Mock Trial Competition in February 2023. 

Ella represented both CIHS and Ventura County in the State Mock Trial Competition in Los Angeles in March 2023. She again won first place for her artwork and will represent California at the National Competition in Little Rock, Arkansas. 

Ella along with her coach, Mrs. Adrian, and her family, travelled to Little Rock Arkansas for the National Mock Trial Competition in May 2023. Ella was selected as the 1st Place winner in the artist category at the National Mock Trial Competition. 

Congratulations Ella!