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Orchestras Earn 16 UIL Sweepstakes Awards

On February 28 and March 1, 2019, Denton ISD's high school and middle school orchestra programs performed their UIL Region 2 Concert and Sight-reading Assessments. DISD orchestras received a total of 35 First Division "Superior" ratings from UIL adjudicators and 16 of the orchestras received the UIL Sweepstakes Award for earning a First Divsion rating in both the Concert and Sight-reading performances. Congratulations to our students and orchestra directors for their outstanding performances!


UIL Sweepstakes Awards (1st Division Concert and 1st Division Sight-reading):

Braswell HS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Sam Flippin, director

Denton HS Varsity Orchestra, Julianne Booth, director

Denton HS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Carrie Atkins, director

Guyer HS Varsity Orchestra, Michelle Hanlon, director

Guyer HS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Jeremy Atkins, director

Guyer HS Sub Non-Varsity Orchestra, Michelle Hanlon, director

Crownover MS Varsity Orchestra, Angela Harvey, director

Harpool MS Varsity Orchestra, Ryan Napier, director

Harpool MS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Rachel Richardson, director

McMath MS Varsity Orchestra, Gina Segapeli, director

Myers MS Varsity Orchestra, Sandy Cubero, director

Myers MS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Sandy Cubero, director

Rodriguez MS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Chassity Rauscher, director

Strickland MS Varsity Orchestra, Michael Burris and Mike Dandron, directors

Strickland MS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Michael Burris and Mike Dandron, directors

First Division Concert Awards:

Braswell HS Varsity Orchestra, Sam Flippin, director

Calhoun MS Varsity Orchestra, Sara Bollinger, director

Navo MS Varsity Orchestra, Sarah Dominguez, director

First Divsion Sight-reading Awards:

Ryan HS Varsity Orchestra, Jeff Fox, director

Ryan HS Non-Varsity Orchestra, Jeff Fox, director