SELINSGROVE - Joshua Druckenmiller, of Paxinos, was named the winner of the junior men's category at the annual singing competition of the Eastern Regional National Association of Teachers of Singing, held March 15 to 17 at Ithaca College.

A junior music major at Susquehanna University, Druckenmiller is a 2010 graduate of Shamokin Area High School. He is a son of Robert and Diana Druckenmiller.

Of the 17 participants representing Susquehanna, eight singers advanced to the semifinals and four were winners in their categories.

A total of 157 singers and 30 teachers participated in the competition, coming from Ithaca College, Pennsylvania State University, West Virginia University, University of Delaware, Hofstra University, Syracuse University, SUNY Oswego and SUNY Binghamton.