Clovis High band takes 5A title

Staff report

The Clovis High School symphony band captured the Class  5A title at the New Mexico Activities Association concert band state contest Friday and Saturday at Atrisco Heritage Academy High School in Albuquerque, according to a Clovis schools press release.

The NMAA concert band contest, in partnership with the New Mexico Music Educators Association, was initiated to provide an opportunity for high school bands as well as middle school and junior high bands, to participate in a statewide band festival.

Clovis earned the ad the highest score of the two-day festival, scoring 297 out of a possible 300 points.

There were eight schools in Class 5A.