CBHS band captures All-West, All-State honors

Congratulations to the following band members who placed in the WTSBOA All-West Band. The competition took place on January 12 at Arlington High School and CBHS placed in 22 chairs.

Those who placed in the 11-12 Blue Band include Jacob Wilt on clarinet, Zavier Galdonez on percussion, Austin Abbott on Trumpet, and Will Thomas who placed 2nd chair on trombone. Cooper Washington on Flute and Dax Brasher, Joe Espinal and Noel Sengel all on clarinet placed in the 11-12 Red Band. In the 9-10 Blue band were Luke Hubbard, Luke Russell, Ian Greer, and Beau Branyan on clarinet. Chapel Rainer on Euphonium and Ryan Diaz on Trombone both made 2nd chair in the 9-10 Blue Band. Matt Minatra on Saxophone and Alex Rivas on clarinet both made the 9-10 Red Band. Matt Ireland placed 2nd chair on String Bass in the All West Orchestra, and alternate positions were achieved by Jeremy Wallace, Jason Martinez, and Jack Scherson in Band and Matthew Sweat, Ian Greer and Matt Ireland in Jazz. A great job especially goes out to our entire clarinet section which made the All-West Band!

The following students will go on to compete in the All-State Band in April: Luke Hubbard, Matt Ireland, Will Thomas, Ryan Diaz, and Chapel Rainer. Congrats again to these fine musicians.