Anna and Grace, born in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, China, were adopted in 1999 by Neil and Cindi Glenn and became interested in gymnastics when they were 2 years old. They also are honor students and have volunteered at Ortho Carolina during summer breaks.
First-place art winners were: Clear Creek Elementary second-grader Serenity Snead, kindergarten-to-second-grade category; Statesville Elementary fifth-grader David Hill, grade three-to-five category; Piedmont IB Middle seventh-grader Cherise Johnson, grade six-to-eight category; and Vance High School eleventh-grader Bré Anna Washington in the grade nine-to-12 category.
First-place writing winners were: Cornelius Elementary second-grader Mitchell King, kindergarten-to-second-grade category; Briarwood Elementary fifth-grader Reynaldo Gomez Jr., grade three-to-five category; Collinswood Language Academy seventh-grader Sofie Pedersen, grade six-to-eight category; and Ardrey Kell High ninth-grader Yeon Jin Kang, grade nine-to-12 category.www.ncfb.org/programs/ifal/ifal.cfm
The students made $350 from the sale of keychains they made, strengthening their economic, production and marketing skills. Proceeds will be donated to international relief agency Save The Children.
Alana Martin, flute; Martina Wood, flute; Jacqueline Verrico, flute; Michael Fourre, bassoon; Jordan Laird, clarinet; Mariel Emery, clarinet; Melissa Fu, clarinet; Bradley Urso, bass clarinet; Delaney Dewey, bass clarinet; Aaron Hougui; bass clarinet; Rhiannon Dewey, tenor sax; Rachael Whitman, baritone sax; Blake Targonski, trumpet; Nicole Lenart, trumpet; Ross Wilhite, French horn; Walter Bonar, French horn; Melisa Hagstedt, trombone; Adrienne Bonar, trombone; Alyson Graham, baritone; and Matthew Warner, tuba.
Knights: Sir Studley, Jay Titus; Sir Russell, Russell Lombardo; Sir Luce, Matt Fisenne; Sir Michael, Christian Hodges; Sir Humphrey, Jake Peterson.
Ladies: Lady Sarah, Jordan Hodges; Lady Rowena, Cameran Bellamy; Lady Lucille, Kathryn Lavalle; Lady Merrill, Ariana Martinez; Lady Helena, Ellen Bailey; Lady Mabelle, Morgan Morris.
Ensemble: Jordan Lewis, Delaney Dewey, Maddie Cutrone (Wench No. 1), Alicia Nam, Sofia Mouritsen (Lady No. 3), Lindsay Hutchins (Second Wench), Ava Liccione (Lady No. 2), Kieran Mouritsen and Trevor May.