Fiddle contest winners told
Winners in the six divisions competing at the Old Time Fiddle Contest at Mills Park Saturday have been announced.
Pee Wee Division, ages 8-younger: 1. Elliott Benda, Mount Shasta, Calif.; 2. Kyle Carpenter, Redding, Calif.; 3. Abigail Copenhaver, Yuba City, Calif.
Junior/Junior, ages 9-12 years: 1. Jennice Winegarden, Cottonwood, Calif.; 2. Tori Gillam, Janesville, Calif.; 3. Justine Calzacarta, Wilber, Idaho.
Junior, ages 13-17 years: 1. Spenser Winberry, Meridian, Idaho; 2. Jahnavi Stone, Salt Lake City; 3. Emily Maire, Janesville.
Adult, ages 18-54 years: 1. Julie Miller, Gardnerville; 2. Ben Liabraaten, Marysville, Calif.; 3. Dawnita Liabraaten, El Dorado, Calif.
Seniors, ages 55 years and older: 1. Sam Sloan, Whitmore, Calif.; 2. Mark Lund, Carson City; 3. Kathy Kampschmidt, Willows, Calif.
Open, any age competitor: 1. Tristan Clarridge, Mount Shasta; 2. Tashina Clarridge, Mount Shasta; 3. Melissa Copenhaver, Yuba City.
The youngest competitor was 4-year-old Alicia Copenhaver of Yuba City.
There were 37 fiddlers in the contest.