Sarah Draffen, a U.N.I. Junior majoring in Music-Vocal Performance, daughter of Chris and Margaret Draffen of Reinbeck, received 1st Place in her division at the NATS Competition held on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at the Drake University campus.
NATS- National Association of Teachers of Singing, is an annual competition that is held regionally across the country. This is Sarah's third NATS event, and the second time she has received a 1st Place rating. She was given a certificate and a cash award.