Jazz students succeed at region


As the band kicks into gear, a select few students participate in Jazz All Region.

With 16 kids making region this year, students have different opinions on it.

Junior Austin Smith made region.

“The process was long,”Smith said.

On the other hand Junior Ethan Holmberg also competed in Jazz All Region for the first time this year.

“It was a fun experience,”Holmberg said.

Austin and Ethan have both also said they are proud of their friend Kade McKie who got first in region on trombone. These are only 3 of the players who competed in region out of the 16 WHS band members that made region, they are worked very hard and tried to get ahead with their playing preparing them for the rest of the band year to come.