ISSMA District results 2017

Merrillville Choir made history at ISSMA this year! 

All eight Group 1 ensembles received gold ratings.....and for the first time in MHS choral history 5 of the 8 received PERFECT SCORES! 

Sixteen soloists qualified for State. Four silver soloists...two by 1/2 point. Total medal count for MHS at District: 116 gold and 4 silver; 42 students qualifying for State competition in two weeks. So proud of our choral program! Our students represented our school and our program so well as they prepared carefully, performed well and continued to support one another throughout the day as the Merrillville pack attended everyone's performances.


Gold winning soloists include Ronald Brewer, John Grace, Amaya Butler, Cardalina Hernandez, Jasmine Jaramillo, DEvin Pope, Lucas Reinhart, Kaila Buggs, Yoland Kelly, Cherise Higgens, Justin Smith, Tyreak Thomas, Braden Worthington, Anay Edwards, Cynthia Hindmon, and Mia Godfrey.  Silver soloists were Jakobe Wilbon, Kylah Nicholson, Brian Moore, and Xavier King.