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  • Awards and Accomplishments


    University Interscholastic League
    State Marching Champion Class 5A - 1986, 1990, 2002

    Texas Music Educators Association 5A Honor Band
    1999, 2005, 2009

    University Interscholastic League - State Solo-Ensemble Contest
    Class 5A Championship
    1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 (this award is no longer being given)

    Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic - Chicago
    Featured Ensemble - 1993, 2005

    John Philip Sousa Foundation - Sudler Shield of Honor
    Internationally Recognized Marching Band - 1998

    Sudler Flag of Honor
    Internationally Recognized Concert Band Program - 1988

    University Interscholastic League
    State Marching Finalists
    1984, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2014

    Texas Music Educators Association
    State Honor Band Finalist Class 5A/6A
    1986, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2014 (6A)

    Texas Music Educators Association
    Region Honor Band - Region XX
    1980, 1982, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016

    Tournament of Roses Parade, 100th Anniversary - 1989 
    Southwest Representative Band

    University Interscholastic League
    Sweepstakes Award

    First Divisions- Marching - Concert - Sight-Reading
    1979, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99,
    2000, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16

    Aledo Unleash the Sound Marching Festival Grand Champions - 2013

    North Texas Marching Championships Grand Champions - 2003

    Plano East Invitational Marching Contest Grand Champions - 2002, 2011

    Sam Houston Invitational Marching Contest Grand Champions - 1997 

    Parade of Champions - Cotton Bowl - Best in Class - 1979 (until the class was retired in 1992)

    Carrollton Tournament of Champions Grand Champions - '96, Best in Class 5A - '98, '99

    Mesquite Marching Contest Grand Champions - 2000, 2006

    Bands of America, Southwest Regional Grand Champions - 1991, 1992

    Bands of America, Grand Nationals Finalist - 1991, 1993

    Bands of America, Grand Nationals, Outstanding Musical Performance - 1991

    All-Japan Band Directors Conference - Featured Ensemble - 1999

    Bands of America - National Concert Festival - Featured Ensemble - 1995 

    Music Educators National Conference - Featured Ensemble - 1988

    Music Fest Orlando Grand Champions - 1998, 2001 

    UIL State Wind Ensemble Contest - Best in Class

    Southcoast Music Festival - Corpus Christi - Best in Class

    Buccaneer Music Festival - Corpus Christi - Best in Class

    Six Flags over Texas Music Festival - Best in Class

    Six Flags over St. Louis Music Festival - Best in Class

    Adjudicators Invitational Music Festival - Kennedy Center- Best in Class