The Humboldt Table Rock Steinauer team defeated Falls City during the mock trial competition to advance to the Region IX finals.
The trial was held at the Nemaha County Courthouse on Wednesday, Nov. 1. The HTRS team will face Fillmore Central to determine the state qualifier.
The Region IX contest will be held on Friday, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m. in the Gage County Courthouse in Beatrice. State competitions will take place on Dec. 4-5 in Papillion, Neb.
HTRS mock trial team members include Alex Fairchild-Flynn, Camille Svoboda, Anastasia Popham, Clarence Schuler, Matilyn Stalder, Kaitlyn Frey and Cameron James. The team is coached by Carl Linnerson and Hon. Curtis Maschman.