Northern State University took first place in 5 divisions at the annual South Dakota National Association of Teachers of Singing (SD NATS) competition March 24th and 24-25.
Northern hosted the event this year.
Results are as follows:
1st place - Michelle Monroe, Pierre
3rd place - Kristina Olfert, Madison Junior
1st place - Anthony Rohr, Dickinson, N.D.
4th place - Cody Swanson, Langford
2nd place - Megan Case, Scranton, N.D.
3rd place - Larissa Buchholz, Tripp Sophomore
1st place - Joe Weseloh, Watertown
3rd place - Brandon Sieck, Onida Sophomore
1st place - Emily Davis, Aberdeen Freshmen
5th place - Jonathan Miller, Kimball Freshmen
1st place - Natalie Allcock, Britton
NSU had 144 entries this year, up from 89 in 2011; and entered 9 of the 11 divisions. At the annual meeting, Dr. Darci Bultema was voted in as president-elect and will serve as vice president and auditions chair for the next 2 years.