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Two Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) a capella groups placed in the Varsity Vocals International Championship of High School A Cappella (ICHSA) Mid-Atlantic Quarterfinal held Feb. 23 at La Plata High School.

The Spartones of St. Charles High School placed second overall and Tamia Harrell, a sophomore, won for Outstanding Arrangement. The group advances to the semifinals this month.

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The Spartones of St. Charles High School

La Plata High School’s Unplugged placed fourth at the quarterfinal with Cassidy Tetrault, a junior, and senior E.J. Santos receiving accolades for Outstanding Vocal Percussion on “Walk on Water.”

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La Plata High School’s Unplugged

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