2022 Citation of Excellence Results

The Citation of Excellence is a competition for Texas non varsity high school & middle school bands

2022 Citation of Excellence Winners

Class A

Group Conductor Location
Arbor Creek MS Symphonic Band Sarah Ayoub Carrollton, TX
Artie Henry MS Concert Band Aaron R. Sanchez Cedar Park, TX
Lamar MS Symphonic Band Jung Mour Irving, TX

Class AA

Group Conductor Location
Adams JH Symphonic Band Randallyn Holdford Fulshear, TX
Aledo MS Symphonic Winds Simon Bosch Aledo, TX
Cooper Junior High Symphonic Band Misty Smith & Adam Powell Wylie, TX
Coppell MS West Symphonic Band Chantal Hoang Coppell, TX
Artie Henry MS Symphonic Band Katherine M. Norris Cedar Park, TX
Red Oak MS Symphonic Band Chris Eaton Red Oak, TX
Rogers MS Concert Band I Katie Reeves Prosper, TX
Tidwell MS Symphonic Band Rothman Tafel & Renee Quinlan Roanoke, TX


Group Conductor Location
Colleyville Heritage Symphonic Band Cody Haddock Colleyville, TX
Georgetown HS Wind Ensemble Weston Scholten Georgetown, TX
Grapevine HS Honors Band William Redd Grapevine, TX
Lowery Freshman Center Wind Ensemble Joshua Blankenship Allen TX
Rock Hill HS Symphonic Band Riley Kirwan Frisco, TX


Group Conductor Location
Clark HS Wind Ensemble Jacob Kennedy Plano, TX
Cypress Woods HS Symphonic Winds T.J. Peterman Cypress, TX
Hebron HS Symphonic Band Travis Pruitt Carrollton, TX
Keller HS Symphonic Band Ryan Heath Keller, TX
Klein Oak HS Symphonic Band Christopher Rapacki Spring, TX


Group Conductor Location
Seven Lakes JH Sinfonietta Orchestra Bethany Hagin & Jennifer Gingell Katy, TX
Seven Lakes HS Cambiata Orchestra Desiree Overree Katy, TX
Seven Lakes HS Lyrica Orchestra Sean Carlton Katy, TX

Commended Winners

Band Class A

Group Conductor Location
Colleyville MS Symphonic Band Joey Prescott Colleyville, TX
Heritage MS Symphonic Band Brenda Hinton Colleyville, TX
Shadow Ridge MS Symphonic Band Adrienne Schuster & Ross Patterson Flower Mound, TX

Class AA

Group Conductor Location
Argyle MS Symphonic Band Bojan Gutic Argyle, TX
Canyon Vista Select Band Laura Stehn Austin, TX
Berry Miller JHS Symphonic Band Blake Lein Pearland, TX
Kerr MS Symphonic Band Brennan Ross Burleson, TX
Pioneer Heritage MS Symphonic Band Jennifer Teed Frisco, TX
Spillane MS Symphonic Band Cole Smith Cypress, TX
Trent MS Symphonic Band Jessica Hale Frisco, TX


Group Conductor Location
Jack C. Hays Wind Symphony Aaron Collins Buda, TX
Klein Oak Concert Band Kyle Marx Spring, TX
Lebanon Trail HS Symphonic Winds Matthew Schaul Frisco, TX
Lehman HS Symphonic Band Matthew Garrison Kyle, TX
Vines HS Wind Symphony Jonathan Cao, Chris Martin, Tex Bosley Plano, TX


Group Conductor Location
Glenda Dawson HS Symphonic Band Nathan Coronado Pearland, TX
Lone Star HS Symphonic Band Timothy Hickman Frisco, TX
McNeil HS Wind Symphony Jason Dimiceli Austin, TX
Pearland HS Symphonic Band Gino Hernandez Pearland, TX
Wylie HS Wind Ensemble Mark Schroeder Wylie, TX

String Orchestra

Group Conductor Location
L.D. Bell HS Philharmonic Orchestra Allison King Hurst, TX
McKinney HS Philharmonic Orchestra Kathleen Crabtree-Moore McKinney, TX
Round Rock HS Philharmonic Orchestra Erin Keith Round Rock, TX

Special thanks to adjudicator Matthew McInturf, band, and Anthony Maiello, orchestra