VEHS student performs with statewide band

Alan Olmos, a Victoria East High School band student, participated with the Texas 4A All-State Band in San Antonio.

By performing with the Texas All-State Band, Alan received the highest honor that can be earned in Texas by a high school student, wrote VEHS band director David Edge.

Alan was in the top 2.5 percent of the 60,000 students who were part of the initial state band selection process.

After months of practicing and competing in four different competitions since November, Alan earned the position as the No. 2 alto saxophone.