Students of the Maple Lake High School choir participated in the Vocal Solo and Ensemble Contest in Annandale, Monday, April 10. Alyssa Bergeron received an excellent rating for singing "Send Forth a Song" and Andrea Peterson received an excellent rating for singing "American Lullaby." Audrey Berndt and Anna Becker received a superior rating for their duet performance of "Homeward Bound." The girls ensemble that consisted of Keiara Anderson, Anna Becker, Alyssa Bergeron, Audrey Berndt, Hannah Budke, Kora Fuller, Katelyn Fuller, Mara Hayes, Caitlin Johnson, Emily Jude, Mikayla Koss, Kaitlyn Murphy, Lindsey Paumen, Andrea Peterson, Natasha Raymond, Katie Treadwell, Avery Triplett, Megan Wasserman and Samantha Wasserman received two very exciting ratings. The ensemble received a superior rating for their performance of "Changes" by Audrey Snyder. The song was performed a cappella and incorporated rhythmic hand percussion. The girls were also awarded Best in Site. They were chosen as the best performance in their room by their judge.
(Photo by Nick Pawlenty)