Cornhusker Boys State held it’s second annual basketball and softball games and they truly were a star studded event! Softball was dominated by Team Troiola with a winning score of 11-2 in a game that truly was never in question. Basketball was a nail biter and came down to the wire. Team Troiola was leading by 15 points at halftime, but unfortunately they couldn’t hang on to seal the victory with a loss to team Succhi 60-66. Regular games will resume on Friday to determine the championships in each athletic area.
Court was in session today in the Troiolia and Suchy County District Courts. Following a day of research and preparation, each County Court heard three cases.
In Troiolia County District Court, District Judges Connor Janda (Alamo) and Logan Eggen (Alamo) with County Judge Lucas Bargen (Alamo) ruled on three cases.
In Suchy County District Court, District Judges Issac Hagen (Gettysburg) and Elio Nila (Gettysburg) with County Judge Henry Kumm (Gettysburg) ruled on three cases.
Additional proceedings will be heard by the State Supreme Court on Friday.
On Tuesday, June 6 the judicial process kicked off as the Boys’ State Judicial Committees convened to review candidates seeking appointments for District Judge and for the State Supreme Court. Following committee interviews, finalist met with the Governor of Boys’ State for final selections. Final appointments are listed below.
2023 Cornhusker Boys’ State Final Judicial Appointments
Regan D. vonRentzell – Bunker Hill
Associate Justices – Suchy County
Zachary Araujo – Gettysburg
Cooper Morgan – Yorktown
Gunnar Santelman – Bunker Hill
Associate Justices – Troiola County
Trenton James Carrizales – Manila Bay
Karson J. Peterson – Alamo
Charles Palmer – Belleau Wood
District Judges – Suchy County
Issac Hagen – Gettysburg
Elio A. Nila – Gettysburg
District Judges – Troiola County
Connor Janda – Alamo
Logan Eggen – Alamo
On Wednesday, June 7 the judicial program resumed as attorneys were assigned cases. Judges and attorneys then began researching and preparing for cases to be heard in the Suchy and Troiola County Courts.
Cornhusker Boys Staters are headed into the all star break and it couldn’t come at a better time. Some of the towns have been plagued by the injury bug the last few days and players need some time to recover. However, the players who have shown up and show out will soon grace the court and field in the second annual CBS All Star softball and basketball games that will be held on Thursday. You can find todays final scores here: CBS Results Day 3 (2023)
In addition to the government simulation experience, Cornhusker Boys’ State towns each field an ultimate football, softball, basketball, and sand volleyball.