Gennaro was ZHS’s ‘Starstruck’ winner

Makaelyn Gennaro


Makaelyn Gennaro snagged top honors in Zimmerman High School’s annual talent contest, “Starstruck,” on Monday evening, March 4.

Michael Dorso

Gennaro, a junior, sang Michael Jackson’s “The Earth Song” with a style similar to Adele.

Chet Peterson was awarded second place, performing “Stairway to Heaven” with Flamenco guitar.

The group MMIZ placed third, performing Old Crow Medicine Show’s “Wagon Wheel.” Members are Peterson, Michael Dorso, Dalton Thompson, and Parker Sturlaugson.

Dorso got fourth place for a piano solo of Billy Joel’s “Piano Man.”

Chet Peterson
Chet Peterson
The band MMIZ
The band MMIZ