The U.S. Army All-American Bowl is the premier high school football game in the nation. Produced by All American Games, this Bowl features the nation’s top high school senior football players and marching musicians. A student selected as one of the 125 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band members will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to San Antonio, TX to march in the halftime performance of the All-American Bowl at the Alamodome on January 9, 2016.
Three students from Franklin High School were chosen to be in this elite marching band and received recognition Wed, Oct 7th. Congrats to Anaea Dossey, Michael Hall and David Curtis
— WCS Fine Arts (@wcsCOmd) October 7, 2015
Two Ravenwood students-Samuel Vines and Taylor Winkler–were also selected for the All-American Marching Band.
To be chosen for the U.S. Army All-American Band, students are nominated by their director and also submit an application. Students from Centennial, Franklin and Ravenwood were nominated.
The Franklin High School Marching Band is led by Director David Aydelott. Mr. Aydelott is currently profiled on Musicforall.org as an ‘educator who has made a difference.’ The article highlights his dedication to his students and how he hopes schools will take advantage of the many programs offered by Music for All like symposiums, festivals, competitions and more. Read the article here.More Franklin High School News