‘Best of Day’ contest musicians

West Carroll High School hosted the IHSA Class B solo and ensemble contest Saturday, March 2. West Carroll band and choir members recorded 40 Division I ratings, 22 Division II ratings and six Division III ratings, putting them in ninth place going into the second competition in April. Three WCHS students received “Best of Day” certificates for having the best performance in their room for the entire day. They are, from left, Celia Hartman, clarinet solo; Grace Shelly, marimba solo and snare solo (two different judges); and Brennon Cavanagh, tenor saxophone solo.