October 10, 2010
Pigskin Jubilee set for Saturday, Oct. 16
Pre-Pigskin Competition set for Saturday, Oct. 9 at Bobby Morrow Stadium
SAN BENITO-San Benito CISD will host the Tournament of Champions Pre-Pigskin Competition on Saturday, Oct. 9 at Bobby Morrow Stadium.
The following bands are expected to be in attendance at the pre-Pigskin event:
Class 1A: La Villa
Class 2A: Santa Rosa
Class 3A: La Feria, Lyford, Port Isabel, Progreso, Raymondville and Rio Hondo.
Class 4A: Edcouch-Elsa, Mercedes and Weslaco East
Class 5A: Donna, Harlingen, Harlingen South, Lopez, Los Fresnos, Pace, Porter, PSJA Memorial, Rivera, San Benito (Exhibition Band) and Weslaco.
At the pre-Pigskin event, the first performance begins at 1:15 p.m., while the last performance by San Benito's Mighty Greyhound Band (Exhibition) is set for a performance time of 10:30 p.m.
"I realize that band students from throughout the Rio Grande Valley have been working diligently for the past several months in order to perfect their musical and marching skills. We are looking forward to the many fine performances from all of the talented musicians from throughout our Valley area," said San Benito CISD Superintendent of Schools Antonio G. Limón.
On Saturday, Oct. 16th, San Benito CISD will host the Annual Pigskin Jubilee competition at Bobby Morrow Stadium. This marks the first time that the district hosts such an event.
For more information contact Director of Bands Willie Perez at 361-6460.