The William Peace University North Carolina Show Choir Competition State Finals were held Saturday, May 4 in the Kannapolis Performing Arts Center. Hunt High School of Wilson and Community House Middle School of Charlotte took top honors and earned Superior ratings.


High Schools led off the State Finals of the William Peace University NC Show Choir Competition. The judges all agreed the choirs were significantly improved over last year. State Champion James B Hunt High School of Wilson performed "Ease on Down the Road, A Tribute to our favorite High School Memories" with Disco Fever, What I Did for Love, and Ease on Down the Road. Complete high school results are shown below:

Show Choir High School

  1. James B Hunt HS (Superior)
  2. Wesleyan Christian Academy (Excellent)
  3. Voyager Academy (Excellent)
  4. Mitchell HS (Excellent)
  5. AL Brown HS (Good)
  6. Hickory HS (Good)
  7. Myers Park HS

In the Middle School Competition, Community House Middle School took top honors with their performance of a choral suite from West Side Story. Complete middle school results are shown below.

Show Choir Middle School

  1. Community House MS (Superior)
  2. Jay M Robinson MS (Excellent)
  3. JN Fries (Good)
  4. Mount Mourne School (Good)
  5. Alexander Graham MS
  6. Hickory Ridge MS