Miss Shamrock Pageant was held March 12 in Corrigan
Hall. From a talented group of deserving participants,
the judges choose these young lasses to honor the festivities
of the 2000 St. Patrick's Celebration:
Miss Shamrock is Courtney Thu,
17 year old Junior from Ruthven-Ayrshire High School. She is
the daughter of Craig & Karen Thu of Ruthven. Courtney
performed a vocal selection entitled "This is the
Moment" from the musical Jekyll & Hyde. Courtney is
active in Chorus, Swing Choir, Concert Band, Jazz Band,
Volleyball, Basketball Cheerleading, Golf, Drill Team, Group
& Individual Speech, One Act Plays & Three Act Plays.
1st Runner-up is Sally Bruhn,
18 year old Senior at Emmetsburg High School. Sally is the
daughter of Steve & Sue Bruhn of Fenton, Iowa.
2nd Runner-up is Tracy Schuller,
18 year old Senior at West Bend-Mallard High School. Tracy is
the daughter of Kevin & Annette Schuller of Mallard, Iowa.
Tracy was also chose Miss Congeniality for the 2000 Miss
Little Miss Shamrock is Aleysha Schutz,
6, daughter of Bill & Missy Schutz of Emmetsburg. Aleysha
sang a selection entitled "Obedient".
Little Lassie is Heather Klein,
11, daughter of Dave & Janet Klein of Hospers, Iowa.
Heather performed an Irish Dance.
Irish Miss is Nicole Voetmann,
13, daughter of Jim & Kay Voetmann of Ringsted, Iowa.
Nicole performed a clog dance to "Wild & Free".