STEPHENVILLE (Mar. 30, 2017)– Last weekend the Yellow Jacket Band and winterguard competed in a variety of different competitions and earned multiple honors. The SHS indoor percussion ensemble will advance to the championship competition.
The SHS winterguard competed in Lewisville at the North Texas Colorguard Association Regional A Championships. The team earned third place in their round and ninth place overall out of 47 teams. Senior Debhani Mendoza won one of the five scholarships presented by the NTCA.
The SHS jazz ensemble competed at the Tarleton Jazz Festival on Saturday morning. Jett Tiner on alto sax, Reese Wilson on tenor sax, Canaan Harris on trombone, Caden Goodman on guitar and Nick McLatchy on trombone earned outstanding musician awards. McLatchy also earned the honor of being the outstanding trombonist of the day.
The indoor percussion ensemble earned third place at the NTCA competition at Red Oak High School and will advance to the NTCA Percussion Championships on Apr. 8.