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DSHS Choir Students Earn Top Honors at UIL Solo-Ensemble Contest

May 31, 2022


Five Dripping Springs High School choir students earned Superior Ratings at the UIL State Solo-Ensemble Contest on Saturday, May 28 in Pflugerville.


Camila Gutierrez, Jonathan Jensen, Kate Nolen, Kaylee Ritchey and Portia Schaeffer-Preston received top honors for Dripping Springs. In addition, Grayson Dunham, Liliana Dyck, Isabel Fernandez, Sloan Handley, Michelle Hinojosa, Amelia Lawrence, Cole Thomas and Colin Tuohy earned Excellent Ratings for their performances.


The 13 DSHS students qualified for the state competition after earning a Superior Rating on a Class 1 solo at the regional contest in February.


Superior Ratings:
Camila Gutierrez
Jonathan Jensen
Kate Nolen
Kaylee Ritchey
Portia Schaeffer-Preston

Excellent Ratings:
Grayson Dunham
Liliana Dyck
Isabel Fernandez
Sloan Handley
Michelle Hinojosa
Amelie Lawrence
Cole Thomas
Colin Tuohy