The Wylie Pure Gold Band started practicing in early August for this year’s halftime show. The band battled 100-degree days, drinking plenty of water. Wylie fans will finally get to see the band perform locally on Sept. 20 at Shotwell Stadium, and the band will make its 2019 debut in Bulldogs Stadium on Sept. 27 […]
Thank you to everyone that came by the Wylie Growl photo booth Tuesday night!
Forty-Four Wylie band students qualified for the Texas State Solo & Ensemble Competition by earning Division 1 (Superior) ratings on their pieces at the regional competition. The state competition is June 2-3 in Austin. Another five soloists earned Division 1 ratings but did not advance to state, and six students earned Division 2 ratings at […]
On Monday, November 12th, the Wylie Junior High Pure Gold Band competed for the first time with Abilene ISD in the All-City Honor Band auditions. Wylie Junior High earned 29 spots in the Honor Band, including 7 first chairs. Congratulations to the following students who made the Honor Band – Averi Ohnheiser, flute Lexi […]
When Beau Bunnell made the varsity football team last year as a junior, he had a choice to make – play football or continue in the drumline. He chose not to choose. He decided to do both. “That was the year that the band decided that 7 a.m. practices were going to become standard,” Beau […]