More than 30 Columbia County middle and high school students were recently named to the Georgia Music Educators Association All State Chorus.
The chorus members were invited to attend a weekend gathering in Athens, which included a series of rehearsals and a public performance at the Classic Center on Feb. 22. The students are listed below by school.
Columbia Middle School: Phillip Streetman (teacher), Jeremy Froebel, Michael Nodorft, Charley Walker, Ezekiel Villa Juan, Jordon Bruton, Melanie Stone, Sarah Martinez, Danielle Benoit-Harris;
Evans Middle: Wendy Baggott (teacher), Catherine Rimbey;
Grovetown Middle: Niki Chambers (teacher), McKenzie Tanksersley;
Riverside Middle: Erin Dibling (teacher), Sydney Blakeney, Faith Elizabeth Turner;
Evans High School: Jean Lancaster (teacher), Julia Cooper, Danielle Davis, Mya Elim, Sarah Grossman, Joseph Kim, Nick Spooner, Lauren Templeton;
Greenbrier High School: Karen Boyd (teacher), Anays Ayala, Maggie Christine, Erin Delaney, Stephanie Reville, Kathryn Santiago, Sarah Beth Stewart, Kelsey Wimberley;
Grovetown High School: Mary Angel Cleary (teacher), Nicole Garcia (6-year attendee), Rhiley Greene, Mikayla Nodorft, Haley Branch;
Lakeside High School: Stacey Branch (teacher), Eliza Brownfield and Ryan Brownfield.