Mountaineer Idol, WVU’s premier singing competition, will return this Sunday, September 11th at 3:00 pm in the Mountainlair Ballrooms. The Top 15 Finalists vying for the top awards are: Scott Link, Tyler Shaffer, Sadiyyah Owens, Mikalaa Martin, Marisa Terwilliger, Sabrina Miley, Brooke Cotrrill, Zakerey Morris, Erika Baselice, Madeline Samsell, Emily Harmon, Ta’Von Ransom, Izzie Keim, Ashley Bruner, Bethanie Aylor.
This year’s competition will be hosted by Julie Merow, Student Government Association President, and Mac McIntyre, Student Government Association Vice President. On Sunday, each contestant will sing a song “From Their Idol” and three will be eliminated from the competition. At the end of the competition on November 6th, the winner will receive $1,000 from Coca-Cola and a recording contract from Mon Hills Records, the first runner-up will receive $750 from Coca Cola, and the second runner-up will receive $250 from Coca Cola.
Please come out and support your fellow Mountaineers this Sunday!