Westside High Musician Wins Regional Competition
Andrew Li, a 9th grader at Westside High School, has won the MTNA West Central Junior Woodwind Division competition, and will now compete at the National MTNA Conference in Florida.
Andrew was named as Nebraska’s representative for the regional competition in October, and traveled to Iowa City in January to compete. He will now compete at the National Music Teachers National Conference in Florida from March 17-21.
Thousands of students nationwide competed for these elite placements in Florida, with prizes and national recognition provided to the winners.
“This is a huge accomplishment for one of our Westside students!” said Westside Director of Bands and Andrew’s teacher, Tommy Krueger.
Congratulations, Andrew, and good luck!