Jarret Beurman, Sam Brockman, Dakota East, and Isaac Wetzel
Band Name: "Not Bad"
Not Bad is comprised of Dakota East on vocals, Sam Brockman on guitar, Isaac Wetzel on bass, and Jarret Beurman on drums. All members currently attend Reitz Memorial High School. The guys came together two years ago with a love for music and a passion for pleasing ears.
They like to stay active in their school activities and extracurriculars, and are very excited to be part of MEO IDOL this year!
Julia Knight/Caitlin Pellant
Julia Knight is a junior at Mater Dei. This is her second time competing in the Marian Educational Outreach idol, placing second last year (2017). Julia is involved in Theatre, Student Council, Pep club, apart of the National Thespian Society and choir. Julia also enjoys singing at a few local parishes and absolutely loves being able to sing with her good friend Caitlin Pellant.
Caitlin Pellant is a senior at Mater Dei High School. Next fall, she will attend Indiana University to major in Education. She plans to teach Social Studies in Indiana after graduation. In addition to theatre, she participates in Student Council, Student Ambassadors, Pep Club, and Cross Country as the manager. She has been singing for years, and she loves singing with Julia Knight.
They will be singing "Landslide" by Fleetwood Mac.
Grace Poole is a 16 year old singer songwriter who hopes to some day use the gifts that God has given her to make music that comforts and uplifts. She is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Association and performs often at regional venues and charity events. This is her second year raising money for MEO through the Idol program. You can follow her on Facebook at Grace From Him.
She will be performing "Someone Like You" by Adele at this year's IDOL Gala.
Jessie Wallace, Evansville native, has performed in many venues throughout the city. She performed at Fall Festival and at 4-H Vanderburgh County Fair where she won first place as a duet. She graduated from North High School and was a member of the North High School Choir that participated in state-wide competition in Indianapolis.
Jessie currently works at Fusion Spa and is attending message therapy school. Jessie will be singing "Blue" by Patsy Cline