PHS Bands Earn Top Honors at UIL Band Assessments

Sweepstakes Trophy

PHS Bands Earn Top Honors at UIL Band Assessments

The Plainview High School Bands participated in the UIL Region XVI Concert and Sight-reading Assessments held this past Wednesday at the new world class Buddy Holly Hall of Fine Arts and Sciences in Lubbock, Texas. 

 The bands participating Wednesday included the Honors Band, directed by Anthony Gonzales, the Symphonic Band, directed by Tim Kelley, the Red Band, directed by Tracy Abbott and the Blue Band, directed by Joseph Sheehan competed in concert stage performance and sight-reading evaluation.  All four groups earned a ‘First Division Rating’ for their stage performance and the Honors and Symphonic Bands scored ‘First Division Ratings’ in Sight Reading Evaluation, earning them the coveted Sweepstakes Awards for their total performances.