Marching Band Leaders at East Lake Classic Competition (L-R) Justin Barlas*, Meara O’Connor*, Victoria Zamitalo*, Sierra Hinnant*, Clara Machado*, Zach Tetreault*, and Brandi Shugarts (*IB students)

The Green Devil Marching Band, directed by Cameron Vaadi, finished a successful season in November, and several musicians received individual awards in February.

Band Awards

On September 30, the Band earned 2nd place in Division 1A and Best Percussion at the Seminole Sound Spectacular.

On October 21, they won 3rd place in Division 2A at the East Lake Classic Competition.

On November 4 they earned an “Excellent” rating at the district Music Performance Assessment.

Individual Awards

Congratulations to District Solo and Ensemble Musicians, who performed before judges and received the highest rating of Superior: Mary Miklos (Flute), Jaden Willix (Trumpet), and IB sophomores Sophia Hirst (French Horn) and Shannon Menke (Percussion), and IB junior Meara O’Connor (French Horn).

More information about the SPHS Band Program can be found at

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