CHS Marching Band And Drum Major Receives High Honors At LA Showcase Of Marching Bands
The CHS Marching Band competed in the Louisiana Showcase of Marching Bands on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016. The Band placed 4th overall out of 34 bands from around the state, and received superior ratings in all four captions: drum major, percussion, auxiliary and Band.
CHS Drum Major Collin DeVillier received the award for the most outstanding drum major of the festival. “Saturday marked the fourth time in five years that the Marching Band has been selected to participate in the prestigious Top 10 Finals round at Showcase, and they have finished in the top 5 in each of these four years,” said Band DIrector Mark Messina. “Congratulations to Collin and to this very talented group of students on an incredible marching season!”