Rachel Mainville of Attica was presented the John Philip Sousa outstanding musician award by Mr. Scott Pries, Director of Imlay City Bands on May 16 2013, which was also Rachel’s 18th birthday, during the annual Spring Band Concert.
Created in 1955, the award honors the top student in a high-school band and recognizes superior musicianship and outstanding dedication.
Rachel will be attending Eastern Michigan University in the fall as a Music Education Major. She also will be a member of the “Pride of the Peninsula” EMU marching band.
Rachel is the daughter of Fred M. and LeRae Mainville of Attica, little sister of Elizabeth Mainville of Ypsilanti, and granddaughter of Fred J. and Sally Mainville of Imlay City and the late Raymond and Elizabeth Toole of Attica.