ANKENY, Iowa (March 20, 2017) - Congratulations to Ankeny Centennial High School's varsity show choir "Spectrum" for winning Grand Champion and Showmanship awards at Xtravaganza 2017 in California on March 18.
Xtravaganza in Los Alamitos, California, has become the largest show choir competition in the United States featuring many of the top show choirs in the country. Groups are judged on choreography, sound quality, vowel formation, syncronicity, and more.
With their win at Xtravaganza, "Spectrum" capped off their show choir season undefeated. Previously they won Grand Champion at Linn-Mar Supernova, Johnston Showzam, and Urbandale Show Choir Invitational.
Ankeny Centennial's show choir is directed by Lester Ray Miller III.
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