Clay City High School students Garrett Buis, who plays tuba, and Jake Jackson, who plays tenor sax, qualified Saturday for the State Solo & Ensemble Contest on Feb. 19 at North Central High School, Indianapolis, by virtue of receiving gold medal ratings on solos in Group I during competition at Terre Haute North High School.
Other students receiving gold ratings from CCHS included Carli Jackson, (trio) Danielle Brough, Dillon Orman, Lindsey Reece, Alli Crabb, Colleen Wiley, Marleah Tryon, Taylor Walden, Missy McHenry, Molly McHenry, Jesse Lawson, Garrett Buis (solo and trio), Derek Liechty (trio), Thomas Orman, Ben Powell and Jake Jackson.
Students receiving a silver rating were Wes Powell, Jared Lucas, Donnie Liechty, Josh Hummel, Derek Liechty and Carli Jackson. (solo).
Jackie Sands received a bronze rating.