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TWO Overton High seniors chosen to play for prestigious national marching band

STORY FROM the BobcatBeat.net bandoverton

Two John Overton High School students have been invited to join the U.S. Army's prestigious All American Marching Band. Seniors Chandler Franco and Jonathon Tyree will perform on January 3, 2015 at the Alamodome during halftime for the US Army All American high school football bowl game in San Antonio Texas, which is televised nationally on NBC.

During bowl week, the band members receive instruction from top collegiate, high school and drum and bugle corps instructors from across the country as well as educational sessions with members of the U.S. Army Field Band.

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