Vivid Image Quartet won the first-place trophy at the annual Sweet Adeline Regional Competition on April 5 in Springfield, Ill.
The group is composed of Susan McCann, Jefferson City; Connie Moore, California; Kathy Schuth, O'Fallon; and Jackie Kreigh, Columbia.
Region 5 consists of Sweet Adeline acappella quartets and choruses from Missouri, Illinois and Iowa.
Vivid Image has been singing together for more than 10 years, placing in the top five numerous times.
This win was a dream of a lifetime for the quartet members.
With their regional win, Vivid Image advances to the "International Quartet Competition" in Honolulu, Hawaii on Nov. 6.
Vivid Image will also compete with the St. Louis-based River Blenders chorus in Honolulu.
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