Runnels students chosen for honor band _lowres

Photo provided by Allison Wrenn -- Runnels Junior/Senior High School Students selected as members of the District Honor Band include, from left, Chris Yura, Marisa Russo, Caleb Reid, Preston Kyle, Sam Day and Aidan Matthews.

Eleven students from Runnels Junior/Senior High School were chosen as members of the District Honor Band during auditions held Dec. 12 at East Ascension High School.

The District Honor Band concert will be held Jan. 16 at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.

MIDDLE SCHOOL SYMPHONIC BAND: Chris Yura, first chair, alto saxophone; Caleb Reid, second chair, trombone; Evan Beoubay, fourth chair, clarinet; Aidan Matthews, fourth chair, flute; and Emily Reid, fifth chair, trumpet.

MIDDLE SCHOOL CONCERT BAND: Reagan Kyle, second chair, clarinet; Robby Harrison, fourth chair, flute; Preston Kyle, fourth chair, alto saxophone; and Omar Badawi, clarinet.

HIGH SCHOOL SYMPHONIC BAND: Sam Day, fifth chair, trombone.

HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT BAND: Marisa Russo, second chair, flute.

Runnels’ Junior/Senior High Band program is directed by Jill Swetnam.