04 Nov 2012

Band and Bruinettes Excel at State Showcase

The  Catholic High School Band and Bruinettes competed in State Showcase on Saturday, November 3, at Cajun Field in Lafayette. The Band and Bruinettes had an exceptional performance and were named the Class 3A Champions.

The Band, Bruinettes and Drum Major earned Superior ratings, and the Percussion earned an Excellent rating. They placed 2nd in the large band classification, defeating 31 of the best bands in the state.

Other awards included the Bruinettes placing first for Class 3A, as well as Bryson LeJeune being named best drum major in Class 3A.  Additionally, Bryson placed 1st in the large band classification and finally was named best drum major for the entire contest.

Of the 33 bands at Showcase, the CHS Band ranked second in prelims and third in finals.