North Lamar Band Earns Superior Ratings
On February 21st, North Lamar High School Band students traveled to TAMU Commerce to compete in the UIL Solo and Ensemble competition. The band earned a Superior rating. Individuals earning ones went on to compete at a state level contest in Oklahoma.
Pictured earning Superior ratings for their performances are: first row, Kaitlyn Jolley, Tanner Liles, Savannah Bishop, Arilynn Hostetler, Landon Carter, Syndney House, Adrienne Andrews, Maddison Staggs, Ty Driggers, Cullen Jones, Michael Bean, and Jakob McCalin; second row, Mitchell Lacay, Shaina Brown, Chad Kautz, Sam Robinson, Josh French, Jordan Walters, Brittany Pilkington, McKenzie Beckmon, Craig Hale, Eric Shelton, and Alfredo Berg; and third row, Ethan Carter, Conner Johnson, Zach Routon, Kyle Terry, Trinity McReynolds, Amber Driggers, Kreagan Scott, Molly Denmon, Allison Thrasher, Donivan Mullens, Rex Tuttle, Paul Daniels, and Rickey Torres.
On March 1st, the students that earned a Superior Rating at UIL were invited to attend a state level solo/ensemble contest held at Oklahoma City University in Oklahoma City. Pictured are the students who earned a Superior rating for their performance at this contest. Pictured beginning first row left are Kyle Terry, Tanner Liles, Adrienne Andrews, Maddison Staggs, Ty Driggers, and Cullen Jones; second row, Chad Kautz, Jordan Walters, Brittany Pilkington, McKenzie Beckman, and Eric Shelton; and third row, Trinity McReynolds, Amber Driggers, Molly Denmon, Allison Thrasher, and Michael Bean.
The band is under the leadership of Director Randy Jones, Associate Director Jason R. Smith and Associate Director Ron Williams.