Top 7 March 3
 
Congratulations to the 815 Rising Stars! The votes have been tabulated this morning and here are the acts currently in the lead. (March 3)
 
Samantha Bonzi 918
Joslynn Labak 780
Ben Bathje 765
Rockford Dance Co. 640
Kristina Puzin 508
Aleyna Yaylaci 500
Zack Percell 425
Winter Wonderland Cake: Georgia Buhl, Kayleigh Ratzlaff, Elif Ozkok 377
Clark Kelly 350
Chloe Broshous 272 
 
Voting and viewing continues through March 6 at goldenappleofrockford.com and all the top 21 vote totals can be found on their individual pages. Thank you 815 performers, our sponsors and the community for voting and supporting local talent and teachers through your donations. This event was created by a group of Golden Apple teachers and the funds raised will support Golden Apple programming, including teacher grants that provide resources to support teachers' and students' needs during the pandemic. Thank you to our sponsors Wendy’s, Larson & Larson Builders, Ceroni Piping, Atlas Metal Pros, Fitzgerald Equipment, Redd Insurance Group - Meemic, WTVO and Fox 39
 
PHOTO: Top 7 in the lead: Samantha Bonzi, Josylnn Labak, Ben Bathje, Rockford Dance Co., Kristina Puzin, Aleyna Yaylaci, Zack Percell