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Aqila Patel, a Braden River senior, prepares to perform with the band for the last time.

Three-peat for Braden River's Marching Band of Pirates

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Aqila Patel, a Braden River senior, prepares to perform with the band for the last time.

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Brendan Chew, a Braden River junior, is one of the pit members in the band.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Brendan Chew, a Braden River junior, is one of the pit members in the band.

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Nick Kemker, a Braden River freshman, performs in the state championship for the first time.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Nick Kemker, a Braden River freshman, performs in the state championship for the first time.

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Braden River sophomore Sheri Benson and freshman Makayla Clary move around the field while playing.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River sophomore Sheri Benson and freshman Makayla Clary move around the field while playing.

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Shelby Henry, a Braden River freshman, performs in the state championship for the first time.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Shelby Henry, a Braden River freshman, performs in the state championship for the first time.

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Juan Brito, a Braden River senior, captures the audience's attention with his flag .

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Juan Brito, a Braden River senior, captures the audience's attention with his flag .

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Braden River sophomore Julia Glaser moves between band members while twirling her flag in unison with the rest of the color guard.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River sophomore Julia Glaser moves between band members while twirling her flag in unison with the rest of the color guard.

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Cara Bailey, a Braden River sophomore, plays piccolo in the band's final performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Cara Bailey, a Braden River sophomore, plays piccolo in the band's final performance.

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Braden River senior Amy Cerillo plays an intricate rhythm.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River senior Amy Cerillo plays an intricate rhythm.

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Ashley Martinez-Arroyo plays with the band in its last performance of the year.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Ashley Martinez-Arroyo plays with the band in its last performance of the year.

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Braden River freshman Allison Sicard marches and plays along her fellow Marching Band of Pirates members.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River freshman Allison Sicard marches and plays along her fellow Marching Band of Pirates members.

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Braden River freshman Allison Sicard and junior Gianna D'Alessio pause before starting another act in their show.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River freshman Allison Sicard and junior Gianna D'Alessio pause before starting another act in their show.

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Braden River freshman Abigail Baatz receives help to rise up from the ground during the band's performance of its show "Rise."

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River freshman Abigail Baatz receives help to rise up from the ground during the band's performance of its show "Rise."

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Ryan Gordon, Adam Birminghan, Alyssa Milla and Vinny Whatron keep formation.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Ryan Gordon, Adam Birminghan, Alyssa Milla and Vinny Whatron keep formation.

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Braden River Marching Band of Pirates perform during finals. The band went on to win its third 3A state title.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River Marching Band of Pirates perform during finals. The band went on to win its third 3A state title.

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Braden River's color guard and band work to put on their best performance during finals.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's color guard and band work to put on their best performance during finals.

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Braden River's Natalie Valentine smiles while performing.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Natalie Valentine smiles while performing.

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Braden River's Marching Band of Pirates members put everything they have into their final performance of the season during the state championship.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Marching Band of Pirates members put everything they have into their final performance of the season during the state championship.

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Braden River's Allie Behling plays a solo.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Allie Behling plays a solo.

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Members of Braden River's wind section take center stage during the band's performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Members of Braden River's wind section take center stage during the band's performance.

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Braden River's Rico Salazar concentrates on playing the xylophone correctly and with intensity to match the tone of the song.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Rico Salazar concentrates on playing the xylophone correctly and with intensity to match the tone of the song.

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Braden River's Adam Sicard plays in unison with other trumpets.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Adam Sicard plays in unison with other trumpets.

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Braden River senior Braden Hameed performs a trombone solo.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River senior Braden Hameed performs a trombone solo.

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Braden River's Jonah Jacobbi and other trombone players join Braden Hameed, who just finished a solo.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Jonah Jacobbi and other trombone players join Braden Hameed, who just finished a solo.

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Braden River's Laura Norat marches across the field while playing intricate rhythms.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Laura Norat marches across the field while playing intricate rhythms.

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Braden River's Josh Scwaub performs with the band at the state championship.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Josh Scwaub performs with the band at the state championship.

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Braden River's Connor Snead marches to the front of the field with other tuba players as part of the band's formations.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Connor Snead marches to the front of the field with other tuba players as part of the band's formations.

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Braden River's Jordan Sheehan packs a punch in some of the band's final notes.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River's Jordan Sheehan packs a punch in some of the band's final notes.

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Eric Miller, a Lakewood Ranch senior, looks to senior Ethan Horn to ensure they're directing in the exact same tempo.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Eric Miller, a Lakewood Ranch senior, looks to senior Ethan Horn to ensure they're directing in the exact same tempo.

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Lakewood Ranch's Shannon Ray smiles at the crowd while moving across the field.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch's Shannon Ray smiles at the crowd while moving across the field.

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Lakewood Ranch's Julianna McCarter twirls her rifle.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch's Julianna McCarter twirls her rifle.

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Kenzie Beck and Chloe Nelson celebrate Lakewood Ranch's advancement to the finals.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Kenzie Beck and Chloe Nelson celebrate Lakewood Ranch's advancement to the finals.

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Lakewood Ranch Marching Mustangs strike their opening pose for their final performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch Marching Mustangs strike their opening pose for their final performance.

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Lakewood Ranch junior Hannah Miller focuses on her movements and sound while marching.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch junior Hannah Miller focuses on her movements and sound while marching.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Shannon Ray catches her rifle.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Shannon Ray catches her rifle.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Kenzie Beck dances during the Marching Mustangs final performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Kenzie Beck dances during the Marching Mustangs final performance.

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Lakewood Ranch Marching Mustangs try to keep a straight formation during their performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch Marching Mustangs try to keep a straight formation during their performance.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Shannon Ray twirls her rifle.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Shannon Ray twirls her rifle.

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Marching Mustangs members create a group formation.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Marching Mustangs members create a group formation.

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The flute section of Lakewood Ranch's band goes into a special formation.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

The flute section of Lakewood Ranch's band goes into a special formation.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Elise Sunderman twirls her flag.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Elise Sunderman twirls her flag.

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Lakewood Ranch freshman Brandon Smith

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch freshman Brandon Smith

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Eighth grader Mia Mainella secures a prop in place.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Eighth grader Mia Mainella secures a prop in place.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Gabi Zimmerman kneels as part of the show formations.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Gabi Zimmerman kneels as part of the show formations.

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Lakewood Ranch sophomore Ellie Nauman keeps her eye on the conductor to know the tempo.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch sophomore Ellie Nauman keeps her eye on the conductor to know the tempo.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Ethan Horn conducts his final Marching Mustangs performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Ethan Horn conducts his final Marching Mustangs performance.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Jack Beatenhead plays the saxophone in his last performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Jack Beatenhead plays the saxophone in his last performance.

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Marching Mustangs play intensely to match the mood and tone of the song.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Marching Mustangs play intensely to match the mood and tone of the song.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Kyra Rouse marches along the field.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Kyra Rouse marches along the field.

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Lakewood Ranch freshman Lucia DeVictor keeps her eyes on the conductors while marching and playing.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch freshman Lucia DeVictor keeps her eyes on the conductors while marching and playing.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Scott Baker pauses for a moment as planned during the drill.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Scott Baker pauses for a moment as planned during the drill.

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Brian McCoy and Olivia Miller lead a formation.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Brian McCoy and Olivia Miller lead a formation.

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Lakewood Ranch junior Gianna Hagopian performs with a microphone to project her sound in the stadium.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch junior Gianna Hagopian performs with a microphone to project her sound in the stadium.

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Lakewood Ranch senior Matt Shelton enjoys his final performance.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch senior Matt Shelton enjoys his final performance.

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Lakewood Ranch freshman Ty Dauphas follows other marches are they move forward on the field.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch freshman Ty Dauphas follows other marches are they move forward on the field.

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Lakewood Ranch freshmen Aaron Ways and Brice Brielmann and senior Colten Beane strike a final pose.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Lakewood Ranch freshmen Aaron Ways and Brice Brielmann and senior Colten Beane strike a final pose.

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Braden River Director Jeramiah Bowman celebrates the announcement that Braden River placed first for the third time in the 3A division.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River Director Jeramiah Bowman celebrates the announcement that Braden River placed first for the third time in the 3A division.

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Braden River director Jeramiah Bowman and Marching Band of Pirates leadership commemorate their first place win.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River director Jeramiah Bowman and Marching Band of Pirates leadership commemorate their first place win.

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Braden River seniors Sianna Harris and Jessica Baus embrace after the band was announced as the first place winners in the 3A division.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 |

Braden River seniors Sianna Harris and Jessica Baus embrace after the band was announced as the first place winners in the 3A division.

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