Friday, 04 November 2011 00:00
The Manhasset High School Indian Marching Band is USSBA State Champions for the third year in a row. The band, led by Drum Majors Matthew Chin, Shatavia Thomas and Michael Riscica, took first place in their division, winning best music, best color guard, best percussion, and best overall effect.
Their best-ever high score for State Championships, held at Hofstra University on Sunday, Oct. 23, put them at the top of the ranks among the other 17 bands in their division along the east coast. The band is directed by Mr. Randy Knudsen, assisted by Mr. Hector Minaya and Mr. David Van Boxel. Color Guard is directed by Mrs. Sandra Baskin.