This past Saturday, May 27, 2017, 17 Rockport-Fulton High School choir students competed at UIL State State Solo & Ensemble at Hendrickson HS in Pflugerville.
They returned with 25 medals, 17 gold medals for superior ratings and 8 silver medals for excellent ratings. Both ensembles received superior ratings and t was the first time in school history for a Men's Quartet to receive a superior rating.
Those receiving medals for a solo and ensemble were Erika Cervantez, Natalie Bettes, Angelica Trevino, Victoria Hernandez, Elliott Johns, McCauley Duck, Adam Armstrong, Jordan Blocker and Erick Iwabuchi. Those receiving a medal for a solo were Alyssa DeLaGarza and Antoinette Castillo. Those receiving a medal for an ensemble were Devin Cowen, Courtney Haley and Cassidy Segovia. Chris Lucius received two medals for being in two ensembles.
RFHS Lead Choir Director, Yvonne Jaggard would like to thank Merlene Flournoy for accompanying, and Paul Foster and Marcia Peterson for helping these students in their success.