The Chesterton High
School Sandpipers, Drifters and show choir band The Business, finished their
regular season this past Saturday in Herscher, IL, at the Herscher High
School Swing and Sing.
The Drifters earned
first Runner-Up in the Unisex Division with the caption award for best
choreography and the Sandpipers were named Grand Champions earning caption
awards for Best Choreography and Best Vocals.
closed out the regular competition season that had each group earning Grand
Champion honors twice as well as numerous placements and earned trips to
finals. The Business show choir band captured multiple Best Band awards and
the solo competitors consistently placed among the top ten of participants.
It was an extremely successful season that has earned the Sandpipers their
second trip to the FAME National Finals and the Drifters their first trip.
This event will be held at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan, IL, on Saturday,
could not have worked harder to achieve the goal of returning to the
National Finals and earning their spot for the first time,” said Show Choir
director Kristin Morris. “I am excited to be on this journey with them."
Drifters. Caroline Ausema, Allison Burcham, Meghan Cary, Izzy Cindric,
Kassie Colvin, Angela Conrad, Lea Edwards, Mia Enzer, Hannah Geiser, Hannah
Green, Anna Guzek, Kayla Harris, Taylor Hisaw, Barbara Holsclaw, Sophia
Hruskocy, Alyssa Jones, Sarah Kaiser, Emma Kitchel, Julia Larson, Savannah
Lee, Maggie Lesher, Ella Lesnick, Madison Lytle, Liah Mauger, Lexi Polite,
Rhianna Ritz, Avianna Rossetti, Delaney Scheller, Hannah Scheller, Greta
Schmahl, Maria Schmahl, McKenzie Scott, Madison Slivka, Maddie Smith, Gwen
Storey, Natalie Streeter, Kayla Szymanski, Emily Wegner, Kayla Whelan, Alex
Wierzbicki and Warda Yakub.
Sandpipers are Eric
Ailes, Eric Amling, Calvin Anders, Sid Augustyn, Agia Bone, Connor Boren,
Miranda Brandt, Zachary Bryant, Ryan Callaway, Emily Coleman, Bethany
Collins, Emily Conway, Anna Engel, Paige Fowler, Logan Ginther, Tyler
Gudeman, Maddy Haskell, Emma Healy, Elle Hodge, John Koch, Marcus Kritlow,
Rebecca Lane, Ben Larimer, Kyle Liss, Alec Malenfant, Madelyn Matthys,
Steven Mayersky, Christian McCord, Sophia Moody, Matthew Neely, Sage
Rodriguez, Priscilla Sabourin, Caroline Scheidt, Mackenzie Simmons, Ariana
Smith, Jordyn Soffa, Amber South, Jaeden Taylor, Anthony Watkins, Liz Watts,
Savanna Whalley and Simon Williger.
The Business band
members arre Keyon Allen, Kris Bodie, Colin Campbell, Garrett Fairbanks,
Tony Hampton, Ryan Herr, Henry Hoham, Shaye McCarthy, Abby Palmer, Ricardo
Rosenau, Sydney Sarver, Hunter Torres and Jacob Winland.