Members of the Stephenville High School Yellow Jacket Band recently traveled to Odessa Permian High School to compete in the Area B honor band auditions. The four-region area is made up of regions from the Mansfield area to as far away as El Paso.
Junior Teresa Lee was selected to the 4A All State Band on clarinet. Lee is the first all state band member to be selected from Stephenville since Phil O’Banion in 1996.
“I can’t tell you how proud I am of Teresa’s achievement, she’s one of the best among a whole band of fine musicians,” Band Director Mike Childs said.
Lee is currently evaluating several colleges because she is planning on pursuing a career in music.
Junior Shayla Priddy was selected as first chair tenor sax at the area level and submitted a tape for all state consideration
Senior Chaz Robitaille was selected as 11th chair percussion.