The Great River Music Club and the National Federation of Music Clubs recently awarded a second gold cup in piano solo to Cassie Erickson. To achieve a second gold cup,
six or more years of performance in the festival are required. There were more than 400 students who participated in the festival at the College of St. Benedict Saturday, Feb. 23.
Cassie is a student at Kimball Area High School, and has just completed the 10th grade.