Veterans Memorial band students win gold and silver medals at UIL competition
MISSION, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — Twenty three members of the Veterans Memorial high school band returned home with state medals from performances at the UIL Texas State Solo and Ensemble competition.
Gold and silver medals were awarded in two different divisions for superior and excellent ratings.
Soloists earning gold medals were: Tomas Garcia, Juan Trinidad Lara and in the ensemble competition were: Michael De La Garza, Janessa Farias, Juan Trinidad Lara, Sarai Muniz, Ixtaccihuatl Obregon, Stephanie Perez, Jasmine Reyna, Ruben Rodriguez, Daniel Trevino, Daniel Vallejo, Monica Velasquez.
Soloists earning silver medals at state were: Noel Barsenas, Caroline Galvez, Jessica Galvez, Michael Mata, Thalia Mirelez, Stephanie Perez, Ruben Rodriguez, Diego Torres, Lorenah Vasquez, Andres Vecchio.