TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Feb 22, 2021

More than 60 teams competed in the Tennessee High School Mock Trial Grand Division Competition last weekend, with the top eight teams earning spots in the upcoming TBA YLD State Championships. Close to 600 students and more than 200 volunteers, including Tennessee sitting judges, attorneys, law students and paralegals all took part. Chattanooga Southeast Tennessee Home Education Association (CSTHEA) 1 claimed the Eastern title, while Montgomery Bell Academy 1 captured the Middle title and St. Mary’s Episcopal School 2 the Western title. In addition to these first place teams, the following schools will advance to the state competition in March: Brentwood High School 1, Girls Preparatory School 1, Girls Preparatory School 2, Montgomery Bell Academy 4 and St. Mary’s Episcopal School 1. Finally, Christian Brothers High School 1 of Memphis received the Team Sportsmanship award for its members' willingness to help opposing teams experiencing technical difficulties and for their kind words to competitors. Get details on individual awards here.