Brownstown senior earns near-perfect score in vocal contest

Brownstown Central High School senior D.J. Caseñas performed at the Indiana State School Music Association State Vocal Contest on Saturday at Perry Meridian High School in Indianapolis.

She performed a vocal solo and received a gold medal and placed one point from a perfect score.

In order to perform at the state contest, students competed at the district contest in January at Floyd Central High School and placed with a gold medal in Division I.

Jan Willey, a retired vocal director, was the accompanist for Caseñas. Stephanie Brock is the choral director at Brownstown Central High School.

Caseñas is a member of the advanced choir and a cast member of the upcoming school musical "The Little Mermaid."