Magnificent Mock Trialers

The CPHS Mock Trial team won its first case on Feb. 8 at the Supreme Court in Mineola. Students Ben Armstrong, Skylar Reed and Daniela Posillico were the lawyers for the case and prepared the winning arguments, while Sydney Peruzza, James Tumino, and Gabby Dennino were served as witnesses and helped earn the victory against Glen Cove High School.

The team has advanced to the next round and is set for trial on Feb. 15 at the Supreme Court. The students competing will be Katie Hutter, Matt Cardona, Mike Bocouzzi, Jenna Vasilakopoulos, Ariel Salerno and Alexis Ruiz.