MARSHALL, Texas – The Marshall Junior High School Choir collected 54 first-division medals from Solo and Ensemble Contest held Tuesday here in Marshall.
“We had fantastic results from this year’s contest,” said Leslie Laney, MJHS Choir Director. “The judges were very impressed with the talent here in Marshall.”
The 54 medals were more than twice the amount won by MJHS Choir students last year, Laney added. Marshall had 45 soloists and three ensembles in the competition.
“We are so proud of these students’ hard work,” Ms. Laney said. “It really showed in the results.”
1ST DIVISION SOLOISTS
6th Grade: Claire Abney; Kayleah Anderson; Adrian Becerra; Bailor Burris; Aften Cantrele; Evelyn Carlile; Gunner Chaler; Julius Johnson; Destinee King; Zoe Mendez-Baldwin; Andres Monzalvo; Savannah Payne; Alicia Perez; Kennedy Perkins
7th Grade: Zaiyla Abercrombie; A’laiah Allen; Suzie Argote; Caitlyn Carruth; Ava Chiles; Danielle Contreras; Are’anna Gill; Korren Harris; Zachary Lester; Kora Rogers; Ashyia Wilder
8th Grade: Camila Arias; Jaycee Johnson; Sakura Johnson; Deanndra Jernigan; Thomi Kennair; Cristy Leal; Keveasha Mims; Sofia Patterson; A’laya Russell; Allyson Schneider; Madyson White; D’azia York
1ST DIVISION ENSEMBLES
7th Grade Ensemble 1: Whitney Calhoun; Ava Chiles; Dixie Gillam; Chanley McFarland; Shannon Mills; Amayia Russell; Jalara Starling; Dia’Monique Ward
7th Grade Ensemble 2: Zaiyla Abercrombie; A’laiah Allen; Suzie Argote; Ava Chiles; Are’anna Gill; Reagan Fleet; Makynzie Lewis; Trystan Pyle; Ashyia Wilder