Practice Info

Any questions on the upcoming season please email the coach, Adam Sommer, at

*Practices will start at the end of the Trial Advocacy class (POLS 3581) on Thursday nights. Team practices will also be set by captains. Thursday practices will be set for 7pm-9pm to begin the season, and will run longer as needed as the year progresses. During Regional/ORCS prep additional weekend practice dates will be required.

CASE RELEASE MEETING – August 15th, 2019 – 7pm – For returning members, this is prior to classes and is for case release.

FIRST MEETING/PRACTICE – AUGUST 22, 2019 – Returning members to do tryouts, new member information session, Q&A and discuss/introduce mock trial

August 29, 2019 –  Begin new member tryouts, work with basics of trial and case breakdown

September 5, 2019 – Continue new member tryouts as needed, work with case breakdown, themes, theories, etc. Begin Evidence review.

September 12, 2019 – Regular practice

September 19, 2019 – Regular practice

September 26, 2019 – Regular practice

October 3, 2019 – Regular practice

*Invitational season begins – Practice and competition schedule to be updated*

Competition – October 12-13, 2019 — Wash U invitational, St. Louis



Practice to continue every Thursday evening.

Cancellations/Changes to be communicated via team GroupMe chat and email.


Competition – October 12-13, 2019 — Wash U invitational, St. Louis