Champions at Shelbyville Singing Sensational

Center Grove Choirs Take Grand Champion Honors at Shelbyville Singing Sensational

March 16, Shelbyville, IN – It was an exciting day of show choir competition at the Shelbyville Singing Sensational resulting in the Center Grove Sound System and The Debtones taking home the Grand Champion honors in their respective divisions.

Sound System wowed the crowd with their upbeat choreography winning the Best Choreography and Best Tech Crew caption awards.  Their division included 7 choirs and they secured the Grand Champion trophy for Large Mixed Groups.  An Overall Competition Award of Grand Champion was also awarded to Sound System due to the highest point score for the entire competition. Senior David Mann was named best male soloist in a large mixed show and Junior Megan Timmons was honored as outstanding performer of the group.

The Debtones earned another Grand Champion trophy in the Women’s Division competing in a division with 7 choirs. They earned the caption awards for Best Choreography and Best Vocals. Freshman Katie Swaney was recognized as the outstanding performer of the group.

Surround Sound, Center Grove’s junior varsity mixed show choir also competed in the Large Mixed Group division. Senior Madison Norris was selected as the outstanding performer.

Katie Swaney was again awarded for her excellence in the solo competition and won the Grand Champion trophy for her performance. The solo competition included 35 students.

Sound System, The Debtones and CG Singers will travel to Chicago March 22-23 to compete in the FAME Regional Competition. This competition is part of the Show Choir National Championship Series.