Cumberland Team Wins National Trial Competition Regional

Posted: Wed, 02/25/2009 - 10:15

Ashley Reitz, Lisha Li, Jim Roberts, Megan Head and Josh Hornady

Two Cumberland teams competed in the National Trial Competition regional round that was held February 20-22 in Tallahassee, Florida.  Cumberland was the only school in the competition to have both of their teams advance to the semi-final round. The team of Megan Head, Josh Hornady, Lisha Li and Ashley Reitz won the competition and will advance to the final round in San Antonio, Texas on March 27-29.  The teams were coached by Jim Roberts, '94. 

The other teams in the competition were from Barry University, Faulkner University, Florida Coastal, Florida State University, Mississippi College, Nova Southeastern, Stetson University, University of Alabama, University of Florida, University of Miami, and the University of Mississippi. 

Congratulations to the winning team, the other students who competed (Andrew Brashier, Bailey Gladden, Julie McMakin, Robert Price, and Megan Stephens) and to their coach, Jim Roberts.