Potomac State employees present awards to Keyser High Band


The Tournament of Bands Region 13 Championships were recently held at Keyser High School (KHS), providing an opportunity for competitive and exhibition marching bands to perform throughout a nine-state region.

The Keyser High School Marching Band won first place in Group 2 Open with a score of 90.25 and will be advancing to the Atlantic Coast Championships.

Presenting the first-place awards from Potomac State College of West Virginia University were Bernadette Capaldi (left) and Jeanette Farris (right).  Accepting awards on behalf of Keyser High School Marching Band for their 2015 show “Fear” are Head Drum Major Seth Whetzel (second from left) and Drum Major Shawnna McGuinness.

KHS also placed first in the categories of percussion, marching, music, and auxiliary, as well as first place overall in Group 2 Open competition.