Collin Guitarists Sweep Competition
August 7, 2006 - Collin County Community College District (Collin) won, placed and showed at the Eastfield College Guitar Festival in July.
Collin guitarists, all of Plano, Charles Heasley took first, Jay Armstrong placed second and Chris Uecker was third in the college category.
In addition, a former Collin student and current Southern Methodist University (SMU) student, Vanessa Corder, placed second in the university undergraduate category.
Collin students competed against other colleges and universities, including SMU, The University of Texas at Dallas, The University of Texas at Brownsville, Arizona State University and others.
Collin County Community College District (Collin) serves more than 40,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.
For more information about the guitar program, contact the Collin Fine Arts division at 972.881.5107.