The Californian

Editor takes state as mock trial journalist

Editor takes state as mock trial journalist

Emmy Burrus, Staff Writer

May 2, 2019

Californian editor in chief  Vidhima Shetty recently earned the title as state champion courtroom journalist at the 38th annual Mock Trial State Finals. Shetty, a senior, beat 21 other county champion courtroom journalists to claim her title at the State Finals, which was March 22-24 in Sacram...

Mock trial shines at state

Mock trial shines at state

Jenn Zeng, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

After placing second in the Contra Costa County mock trial competition for the past two years, Cal High’s team won its second championship in four years and advanced to the California State Finals last month. Cal went 2-2 and finished 13th out of 34 schools at the State Final March 21-23 in San...

Mock trial places 2nd at competition

Mock trial places 2nd at competition

October 29, 2013

Members Ravid Reif, Dhuvi Karthikeyan, Shalaka Phadnis, and Stephanie Yip placed second on October 26th at the annual Moot Court competition.

Mock trial tries to repeat success

February 6, 2012

Tessa DeVilbiss Staff Writer The possibility of advancing from the county to state competition isn’t the only appeal that mock trial holds, but it’s a big one. Last year, the Cal High mock trial team won the Contra Costa County Mock Trial Championship for the first time in 15 years, and then...