The Wheaton College Mock Trial team is relatively new to the college mock trial ranks, but we have made a name for ourself in only a few short years. In our second full season (2012-13) we qualified for the National Tournament in Washington, D.C. and finished in 9th place. In the 2013-14 season we again qualified for the National Tournament, this time in Orlando, Florida and earned an Honorable Mention finishing in 11th place. We qualified for the National Tournament in Cincinnati for the 3rd straight year (in our four full seasons of competition) and again earned an Honorable Mention finishing in 12th place. For the 4th straight year, WCMT qualified for the National Championship in Greenville, SC this time finishing in 15th place.
The AMTA 2016 Team Power Rankings have Wheaton A as the highest ranked collegiate mock trial team in the state of Illinois for the 2nd year in a row at 13th in the country! Additionally, our second team is also ranked (189th). There are 663 registered AMTA teams from over 400 schools.
Our program has graduated students to some of the top law schools in the country, including Yale, Harvard, Washington University in St. Louis, University of Iowa and Washington & Lee.