Friendswood High School has 84 participate in the UIL Solo and Ensemble contest held at Angleton HS on Saturday, Feb. 22. Two ensembles also performed for ratings on Saturday.
The following students earned a Division One-Superior rating for a Class One solo: Shelby Allison, Gina Baker, Addie Boggs, Alyssa Brandenberger, Marissa Froneberger, Meranda Goodwin, Helena Haas, Ashleigh Hartman, Alex Henderson, Mackenzie Henderson, Regan Hughes, Leila Johnson, Maddie Keefe, Noelle Kutz, Abby Mapp, Skylar McHenry, Julia Robinson, Elisa Rodriguez, Julie Rogers, Hannah Tamplain, JoJo Twyford, Dee Faught, Connor Krusleski, Austin Melis, Caleb Petty, and Will Timme.
Ensembles earning a Division One-Superior rating were the following: Shelby Allison, Mackenzie Henderson and Elisa Rodriguez; and Marissa Froneberger, Kirsten Hill and Nita Ortiz.
Receiving a Division Two-Excellent rating on a Class One solo were the following: Anne Balderrama, Leighanne Breaux, Lucinda Culver, Caylee Doiron, Tatum Garvin, Kirsten Hill, Lauren Kutz, Annica Marcuccio, Mazlin Massey, Audrey McKee, Tori McNeil, Megan Mills, Nita Ortiz, Esther Segrera, Caroline Senter, Brie Sharp, Chelsea Sheehan, Carly Smith, Oliver Jones, Josh Thomas, and Nathaniel Williams.
Receiving a Division One-Superior rating on a Class Two solo were the following: Nadia Asgari-Tari, Bri Beckman, Jordan Elguezabal, Camille Hamilton, Hannah Holt, Emilyse Hrantizky, Emma Johnson, Marina Meche, Alexis Nicholes, Meryl Sager, Alexis Sherer, Alexis Steele, Jaclynn Turnbaugh, Noelle Zoch, Billy Carroll, Ashton Davis, Nathan Drake, Connor Dudley, Christian Goodwin, Jeremy Gretzer, Bobby McDonald, Jon Moreno, and Jeremy Trevino.
The following students earned a Division Two-Excellent rating on a Class Two solo: Brandi Fruge, Kylee Hill, Margaret Torgeson, Taren Velez, Brian Chew, Clint Goodwin, and Alex Rudd.
Receiving a Division Three-Good rating on a Class Two solo was Lauren Podlewski.
Receiving a Division One-Superior rating on a Class Three solo were:
Ally Eckhart, Emily McDonald, Kaysie Smith, and John Aldridge.
Receiving a Division Two-Excellent rating on a Class Three solo were Summer Bockart and Amanda Froneberger.
“Congratulations to these students for their outstanding work. Many of these singers are also participating in “42nd Street” which opened Friday night. They are to be commended for going above and beyond,” Choir Director Janwin Overstreet-Goode said. Her assistant is Mike Tyer.