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Runnels Students Recruited for Middle School Honor Bands


Fifteen elementary and junior high students from Runnels School recently were chosen to play in the All-Parish Middle School Honor Bands, with five selected to hold 1st chairs in their sections. Members were chosen by audition this fall. 
Students picked for the Symphonic Band were Katherine Campbell, 1st chair, flute; Luke Hillman,1st chair trumpet; Addison Watson, 2nd chair, clarinet; Harrison White, 3rd chair, clarinet; Alyssa Oubre 3rd chair, battery percussion; Hope Oubre, 3rd chair trumpet; Harrison Whittemore, 4th chair, trombone; and Lily Hayden, 4th chair, clarinet.
Selected to the Concert Band were Laura Golda, 1st chair flute; Sawyer Suchanek, 1st chair, trombone; Mason Pizzalato, 1st chair, bass; Christian Caillouet, 2nd chair, tuba; John Harper Wilkinson, 2nd chair, flute; Alaysia Mandujano, 3rd chair, clarinet; and Maeve Dolan, 6th chair flute.
They participated in the Middle School Honor Band Concert Nov. 15 at McKinley Middle Magnet School.