Musical competition winners announced |

Musical competition winners announced

The five Rotary Clubs of western Nevada County hosted musical competitions for high school students during the first two weeks in March. The first- and second-place winners in each of the five competitions received cash prizes of $100 and $75.

The 10 winners will compete in the semifinals at 2 p.m. Saturday at Seventh Day Adventist Church.

The event is open to the public.

Saturday’s first-, second- and third-place winners will get cash prizes of $200, $100, and $50. The first-place winner then competes at the finals with winners from Rotary Clubs all over northern Nevada and California. The competition will be held at The Nugget Hotel in Sparks, Nev., on May 6.

Prizes for the first, second, and third place winners are $1000, $500, and $250.

The winners are:

Rotary Club of Penn Valley

First Place: Graham Collings, violin, Nevada Union High School

Second Place: Kjirsten Christensen, harp, Nevada Union High School

49er Breakfast Club

First Place: Hannah Canty, harp, Forest Lake Christian

Second Place: Morgen Prestel, violin, Bear River High School

Nevada City Rotary

First Place: Walker Davis, tenor saxophone, Bear River High School

Second Place: Molly Roth, paino, Nevada Union High School

Nevada County South

First Place: Tyler Gregory, piano, Bear River High School

Second Place: James Borsky, piano, Nevada Union High School

Rotary Club of Grass Valley

First Place: Daniel Rodriquez, piano, Nevada Union High School

Second Place: Robert George, piano, Nevada Union High School

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