Timpson Band Earns UIL Region/State Awards

November 9, 2021 - The Timpson High School Band competed at UIL Region 21 Marching Contest on Saturday, October 16 at Lobo Stadium in Longview, Tx.

The band performed a precision military drill to Sinfonians by Williams, Them Basses by Huffine, Mighty Mite by Mesang, Glorious America by King, and Purple Pageant by King. The band consist 78 members ranging from students in 7th grade through 12th grade. At the completion of the contest the band earned a first division rating from all judges on the panel.

The Timpson Band’s superior ratings at the regional contest earned them a spot in the conference 2A finals of the UIL State Military Marching Championships. The Championships were held at Pine Tree’s Pirates Stadium in Longview, Tx on Tuesday, October 26.

At the conclusion of the contest the band was announced as the 2021 UIL Conference 2A Silver Medalist. This makes the Timpson Band back-to-back silver medalists for the UIL Conference 2A State Military Marching Contests.

Judges comments from the contests consist of the following:
“Good low brass and overall band sound!”
“Nice march style”
“Good military fundamentals”
“Nice attention to details and grasp of concepts in drill”
“Excellent choice of music and a very well written drill.”
“Congratulations students! Thank you Director for setting the expectations so high! Bravo!”

We are proud of our Award-Winning Timpson Bear Band! Congratulations on an outstanding marching season.