MARION– It was a great night for Solon Middle School show choir Friday night, Feb. 28, at the first-ever Marion Masquerade Show Choir Invitational. Solon Affinity took first place in the Prep Division and Solon Synergy won the Grand Championship, being named top show choir in the nine-team field. In addition, Synergy swept the caption awards– winning Best Vocals, Best Choreography, Best Band, Best Female Soloist (Ellie Hawkins) and Affinity’s Jude Johnson was named Best Male Soloist. This was Synergy’s second Grand Championship of the season. Saturday, March 8, Solon’s show choir will travel to Cedar Rapids to compete in Xavier Xtravaganza, held at Xavier High School. Affinity performs at 9:25 a.m. and Synergy performs at 2 p.m.