The Bands of America Conroe Regional Championship was held in The Woodland’s on October 8, where the Stephen F. Austin High Marching Band and Angels Dance Team captured recognition in the competition. In the preliminary round, they won third place in Division 4A, a level higher than they have competed in previous years. The Stephen F. Austin High Marching Band and Angels Dance Team was the only FBISD band to make Finals, and won fifth place overall in the competition. The divisions are based on student population in grades 10-12.
Twenty-seven performing bands from around the region competed in the Bands of America Conroe Regional Championship. Bands of America Championships are recognized as the premiere high school marching band events in the United States. With the high caliber of participants that competed this weekend, this accomplishment is a great honor and the Austin Band Boosters could not be prouder of the students who have put in hundreds of hours of hard work preparing.
The Stephen F. Austin High Marching Band and Angels Dance Team will now be fine tuning their show entitled “Angels Among Us” as they prepare to head to the BOA Super Regional Championships on November 4 in San Antonio, Texas.