YHS band ready for Friday night

Just like all the fall sport teams at Yosemite High, this year’s Badger marching band has been practicing hard in preparation for Friday night’s season opener at home against the Selma Bears.

The half-time show will include music from the Cirque Du show Soleil show La Nouba.

Under the direction of Francisco Marquez, the band consists of 62 members this year, up from year’s past, and has already performed at six event since the start of school.

The band will participate in the Sept. 11 Patriot Day ceremony at the Oakhurst Community Park, and the Sept. 19 Heritage Days Parade.

The JV game starts at 5 p.m., followed by the varsity game at 7 p.m.

Staff Report