New Group, the show choir at Belmond-Klemme High School, recieved a Division I (Superior) rating at state contest Feb. 5. The singers earned the Superior rating from all three judges. New Group was one of seven show choirs which performed in Emmetsburg. Only two Superior ratings were awarded.
The members of New Group include:
First row from left, Kelsey Smith, Cole Nelson, Madi Barrus, Jacob Hansen, Brynn Heideman, and Caden Sifert;
Second row, Jonah Christianson, Keagan Barkema, Wyatt Heideman, McKenna Pentico, Cohen Sifert, Phoebe Nelson, Jaydon Gansen, and Emma Schroeder;
Third row, Isaac Swenson, Pedro Martinez Jr, Gisselle Murillo, Maddie Dougherty, Allie Barrus, Jordynn Knapp, and Malachi Hubka;
Fourth row, Kenedie Gabrielson, Braydon Warren, Jennah Meyer, Ben Eckhoff, Cooper Sifert, and Shea Sopher.
Missing from photo, Dalton Clark, Emma Smith, and Emma Carlson; Crew members not pictured include Kayla Asmus-Steenblock, Acelia Watts, Dezi German, and Kaydance Gardner.
Photo by TJ Turner