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WLUR Announces Fall 2012 Open Air Waves Winners

Groth, E. Mann Band, Hayhurst billed as the evening's top performers

Washington and Lee senior Scotty Groth was selected as the grand prize winner at the fall edition of Open Air Waves, WLUR's live-broadcast open mic night, held on Tuesday, November 13, in the Elrod Commons living room.

Groth, a repeat winner for his work on bass guitar, took home the grand prize after earning first-place honors in the Solo Music category. The E. Mann Band was the first-place finisher in Group Music, while Libby Hayhurst '16 collected the top prize in Spoken Word.

Also featured in the Group Music category were bluegrass band Mountain of Fate, which finished second, and third-place prize winners Drew Martin & the Limelights. Richard Marmorstein '14 won second-place honors in Solo Music.

Check out the full list of the evening's top performers below.

WLUR FALL 2012 OPEN AIR WAVES WINNERS

GRAND PRIZE
Scotty Groth '13

GROUP MUSIC
1st Place - E. Mann Band
2nd Place - Mountain of Fate
3rd Place - Drew Martin & the Limelights
Honorable Mentions - Jubilee, Alex Minor '15 & Max Quellhorst '15, Brett Twitty & Kelsey Goodwin

SOLO MUSIC
1st Place - Scotty Groth '13
2nd Place - Richard Marmorstein '14
Honorable Mentions - David Bargerstock, Sara-Jane McDonald, Marino Orlandi '15, Samantha Swatski '15

SPOKEN WORD
1st Place - Libby Hayhurst '16
Honorable Mentions - Jack Burks '13, Andrea Siso '15