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Band’s Best Dressed

Band's Best Dressed
November 12, 2019

  With the Marching Band’s competitive season coming to a close, the band boosters of the 2019-2020 school year held the annual Halloween costume contest. The contest took place on October 30th....

Band: All-State is Here

photo courtesy of Logan Pierce
February 1, 2019

With band, hard work never goes away and always pays off. During the competitive season, band members get ready to show what they are made of. Recently, a select few participants have qualified to compete...

Band: Behind the Scenes

photo by: Kansas Meade
October 4, 2018

From August through November, the Cypress Creek Marching Band spends over one hundred and fifty hours outside in the parking lot rehearsing their show. With so much time dedicated to the program, students...

Kicking Off Football Season

photo by Jamya Payia
September 21, 2018

  The student section overflows with fellow classmates. Stadium lights brightly shine over the field, studded with football players. The drumline begins drumming and the cheerleaders begins cheering....

Band prepares for bi-annual state competition opportunity

Photo by Abby Akard
October 9, 2016

To prepare for the bi-annual State Marching Band Contest, band students must prepare for both State UIL marching competition this October as well as the regular marching season. To make it to State...

Fine Arts UIL takes center stage

Fine Arts UIL takes center stage
Upcoming UIL Theatre, Choir and Band competitions
February 8, 2016

Every year, thousands of students from all over the state gather together for University Interscholastic League (UIL), an opportunity to compete against other schools in academic, athletic and artistic...

Freshman talk: Summer band

Freshman talk: Summer band
November 16, 2015

Members of the marching band practice and rehearse for many hours in the summer heat in order to prepare to perform for the crowd at halftime during football season. The time commitment may feel like a...

Band demand

Band demand
Junior band members become closer while tackling active schedule
December 12, 2014

Junior Maria McEvoy raises her trumpet and steadies her breathing, watching for her conductor’s cue. She begins to play in harmony with the rest of her bandmates- then does it all again the next day. McEvoy...

“It’s gettin’ hot in here” Band keeps spirits high in summer heat

October 20, 2014

While other students spend their summer drinking lemonade and enjoying cold pools, the members of the Cougar Marching Band arm themselves with gallon water-jugs and push themselves to the limit day after...

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