Granite District has selected 49 students to represent the district in statewide competition in the annual Reflections contest. The cultural competition allows children at all grade levels to demonstrate their talents in literature, music, art and photography.
A total of 8,684 students entered the contest in Granite, addressing a theme of "If I had a Wish."Winners were:
Literature: Danny Baird, Crestview; Joshua Bates, Carl Sandburg; Lindsay Bodine, John C. Fremont; Crystal Christison, Granite High; John Wyatt Greenlee, Churchill Junior; Nicholas Jackson, Eastwood; Joshua Cory Jones, Valley Junior; Mindy Lavigne, Skyline High; Libbie Noal, Kearns Junior; Rebekah Perry, Olympus Junior; Jeremy Thomas, Churchill Junior; Natalee N. Thomas, Canyon Rim; Shane Wood, Lake Ridge.
Music: Darren Brown, Skyline High; Brittany Caudell, Woodstock; Jessica Grahn, Wasatch Junior; Chad Houskeeper, Cottonwood High; Jared Huff, Beehive; Alicia Kaelin, William Penn; Rick Mortensen, Olympus High; Lindsey Olsen, Pioneer; Josephine Ou, Morningside; Anna Petersen, Eastwood; Joi Wengert, Hunter Junior; Angela Yee, Mill Creek.
Photography: Rick Bateman, Cottonwood; Christopher Boyd, Silver Hills; Heidi Cundick, Wasatch Junior; Brandon Fessler, South Kearns; Brenda Harline, Granger High; Jacob P. Merrell, Rosecrest; Glenn Middleton, Skyline High; Laura Milne, William Penn; Michael Moody, Eastwood; Lizz Paulsen, Olympus Junior; Jessica Tregeagle, Cottonwood; Ben Woodruff, Churchill Junior.
Visual arts: Eric Christensen, Silver Hills; Michelle Elliott, Westbrook; Antonette Evans, Wasatch Junior; Michael J. Morgan, Skyline High; Michael Naylor, Crestview; Roxanne Olson, Roosevelt; Rhett N. Phillips, Oquirrh Hills; Derek Riddle, West Kearns; Ryan Sagers, Cyprus High; Diane Smith, Churchill; Liz Thorpe, Olympus High; and Hung H. Vu, Granger High.