Local Youth Ranks Fourth In National Fiddle Contest

On June 18, Preston Marriott, of Ava, competed in the National Oldtime Fiddlers’ Contest held in Weiser, Idaho.  As a competitor in the Junior-Junior division, Preston, age 12, placed fourth overall. Winners in his division are above from left: Marriott, 4th;  Logan Davis, 2nd; Teo Quale, 1st; Tarquin Bennion, 3rd; and Lillian Mages, 5th place.  At left, Marriott is performing on stage during the competition.

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