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Success at Youth Judicial

Youth Judicial Group photo

Congratulations to our Youth in Government students and their sponsor Stephanie Hill on another successful year at Youth Judicial!


Will Hamlett and Roma Pirnie served as Judges.

Ellie Gilmore won Best Attorney in the Premier League.

Defense Team 583

Defense Team 583 won First Place Defense Team in Premier League. Attorneys: Ellie Gilmore, Eric Doh, Easton Strickler. Witnesses: Mary Virginia Huffaker, Brabee Pirnie, Laurie Wakefield. This team received one of four invitations for the state of Alabama to attend the YMCA National Judicial Conference in Chicago next summer. This will be MA's fifth consecutive year to attend this conference.

In the Major League competition: Carter Chandler, Prosecution Team 503, was the Best Prosecution Witness

Prosecution Team 503

Prosecution Team 503 won Third Place Prosecution Team. Attorneys: Caroline Deale, Fred Tippett, James Torbert
Witnesses: Carter Chandler, Hannah Hale, Francie Hill, John Wakefield

Defense Team 553

Defense Team 553 placed in the Top Ten. Attorneys: Sofie Behr, William Robertson, Anne Carlson Sylvest. Witnesses: Martha Ernest, Grace Jackson, Mac Main, Carson Roth.

Prosecution Team 506

MA also had a fourth team, Prosecution Team 506, in the major league: Attorneys: Jones Corley, James Snead, Alisha Singh. Witnesses: Margaret Chandler, Cyprian Dumas, Mary Frances Harper, Maggie Kinney.