The Rutgers University Mock Trial Association (RUMTA) A and B teams competed at Regionals. The B team competed at The Commonwealth Championship Richmond Regional Mock Trial Tournament hosted by the University of Richmond’s Mock Trial Association held on February 10-12th and the A team attended the Maryland Mock Trial Regionals in Baltimore hosted by the University of Maryland on February 17-19.
The A team took 3rd place at their tournament out of 25 teams that competed that weekend. RUMTA’s A team won 6 out of the 8 ballots this past weekend guaranteeing them a spot to compete in the Open Round Championship Series (ORCS). RUMTA also congratulates B-team member Humayoon Hashmi for receiving an All-Region Witness Award with 18/20 ranks and A-team closing attorney Mike Kleynman on A team received a All-Region Attorney award with a perfect 20 ranks.