Marching Yellow Jackets win at Pinecrest and Bluestone Baron

Oct. 16, 2013 @ 04:57 AM

The Lee County High School Marching Yellow Jackets have participated in two competitions this season.

At the Pinecrest Band Fest on Sept. 28, the band took first place in Class 1A. The Marching Yellow Jackets placed first in Marching, Percussion, Visual Ensemble, General Effect and Drum Major, and second in music.

At the Bluestone Baron Invitational on Oct. 12, the Marching Yellow Jackets took first in Class 2A and were grand champions for the day for Class 1A and 2A. They placed first in Auxiliary, Percussion, Music, Marching & Maneuvering, and General Effect, and second in Drum Major.

The band will compete this weekend at Overhills High School and again on Oct 26 at Union Pines High School.

The Marching Yellow Jackets will host their 34th Annual Brick Capital Classic Marching Band Competition on Saturday, Nov. 2.