'Lindsey Wilson Idol' 2013
Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 [7:35 PM]
The top three finishers of 2013 "Lindsey Wilson Idol"
competition, from left: Jesse Baize,
Nazeem Bartman and Abby Calhoun.
COLUMBIA, Ky. -- The talent of the Lindsey
Wilson College student body was on display over the last week at
the liberal arts college's annual "Lindsey Wilson Idol"
Sponsored by the Lindsey Wilson Student Government Association, the
three-day event -- held Feb. 7, 11, 12 -- featured 26 students who
competed for cash prizes by singing a song. After using a
three-panel judge to narrow the contestants to five finalists,
Lindsey Wilson students voted on the top three finishers based on
two songs performed by each contestant Tuesday night in V.P. Henry
The winners were: Jesse Baize of English, Ind.,
first place; Nazeem Bartman of Bonteheukiel, South
Africa, second place; and Abby Calhoun of
Lexington, Ky., third place.
Follow a Storify of tweets, pictures and videos of the three
nights click here.