TOP OF THE CLASS—
Rockdale High School’s Big Blue Band added to its trophy case over the weekend, bring home three awards from the Alamo Showcase of Music Festival at Judson High School in San Antonio. According to RISD director of bands Adrian Acevedo, the band received a Superior (Division I) rating from the judges and Geritt Davenport (trumpet) was awarded the Outstanding Soloist Award. The band was also awarded Outstanding in Class for its performance on Saturday. “Once again, our students represented Rockdale with pride and we are very proud of their achievement,” Acevedo said. Awards were handed out at Fiesta Texas theme park.