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via The Milford Daily News News RSS by Melanie Graham/Daily News staff on 2/9/10
In their final preliminary match of this year's mock trial competition, Franklin High School beat out Bellingham High School 83 to 77 this afternoon.
With the win, Franklin remains undefeated this year with a 3-0 record in the state-wide mock trial competition, sponsored by the Massachusetts Bar Association.
Bellingham, who entered today's match undefeated, falls to a 2-1 record.
In the match, Bellingham acted as the defense and Franklin as the plaintiff. The trial took place at Bellingham Public Library.
This week marks the third and final week of preliminary competitions. Each team has three preliminary matches within one of 16 regions.
Following the results of this week's matches and any necessary tie-breakers, 16 teams will be chosen to move on to the next round. The final match will take place Friday, March 26 at Faneuil Hall in Boston.