CdS Percussion Wins State Championship, Ranked #1 in US

0
CdS Percussion Wins State Championship, Ranked #1 in US

Less than one week after Corona del Sol Percussion won the won the Winter Guard International (WGI) Percussion West Power Regional Champinship in San Bernardino, California, the talented group of students won the Percussion Scholastic Concert division at the Winter Guard Arizona (WGAZ) State Championships and learned they are ranked No. 1 in the nation.

The WGAZ competition was held Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Desert Ridge High School. Corona del Sol received the highest score (93.05) of any of the percussion groups competing in the Championships. The group had also received the highest score (91.5) at the regional championship on March 26, 2017. Since then, the other regional competitions have wrapped up and with all the scores tallied, Corona finishes on top with the best score in the country.

At the WGAZ competition, CdS senior Olivia Jackman won a scholarship for outstanding percussion member. It was the highest scholarship awarded for the evening.

The students are led by Corona’s Director of Percussion Scott Werner.
Source: Tempe Union high School District

 

Editor’s Notes

Publish your Community News: We want your local news, business promotions, opinions, press releases, etc. Learn more about My Local News U.S>
Local Event Calendar: Add an event to your local Community Calendar
Realtors® click here: to learn more about Preferred Listing Ads.
Sponsored Content: Promote your business with a paid content article.

MessageToAuthor

Previous article Ballet Arizona Presents Five Performances of All Balachine
Next article Tempe’s Raveen Aurora Wins National 2017 Faces of Diversity Award
Our Mission Statement To provide relevant and engaging local news to readers throughout Arizona. We depend on our team of professional reporters, and community content contributors (just like you) to produce over twenty weekly newsletters that are read by over 100,000 subscribers. All articles are also posted to community Facebook Pages, Twitter, Linkedin, Google+ and a variety of other social media sites. Whether you want to read about local news, events, entertainment, events, real estate, politics, sports etc. or write about these topics and more; My Local News is one of the fastest growing media outlets in Arizona.

No posts to display

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here