VICTORVILLE, CA — A custodian took home one of the titles in the 2011 High Desert Idol contest, according to the Victorville Daily Press.
Peter Rodriguez, 58, is a custodian at Juniper Elementary School and won the adult category in the contest, despite feeling ill earlier in the day, the article stated.
According to the article, Rodriguez sang "I''ve Got the World on a String," by Frank Sinatra, in both the preliminary and final rounds.
"I just decided to give it a try because I wanted to do it for a long time," said Rodriguez.
"I thought everyone was great. I thought it was going to be tough because everyone was at the same level," Rodriguez added.
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