McGeorge School of Law

Three Share Frantz Prize

March 22, 2006

Donmarc Dimaranan, Chad Johnson and Ben Sandel shared first place and each won a $1,000 scholarship in the Benjamin Frantz First Year Mock Trial Competition that concluded on March 11.

Finalists included Kristen Brown, Regina Cabral-Jones, Julie Ching, Victor Copeland, Loura Erickson, Eric Fernandez, Sally Gohlke, Lindsey Hulse, Daniel Hunt, Patrick Kolasinski, Sophia Kwan, Meg Moore, Jennifer Plescia, Will Ramey, Nicole Sargent, Noah Schwinghamer, Michael Stitcher, Lauren Worsham and Ryan Zinchefsky.

Brandon Takahashi 3D, a member of the school’s mock trial team, coordinated the event that drew more than 100 contestants.

The mock trial competition is named after the late Professor Ben Frantz, whose generous gift endowed and initiated the event back in 1997.