Spirit of Joshua seniors sign with collegiate bands
May 16, 2023
Spirit of Joshua seniors Ashton Wood and Lillie Couey recently signed their Letters of Intent to Tarleton State University to march in The Sound and The Fury band! They will major in music education.
Together the two students have been offered over $54,000 in Tarleton State band scholarships and other academic scholarships and awards. Lillie also received a Joshua ISD Employee Scholarship.
Ashton plays bass trombone and is the SOJ trombone captain. Lillie plays the flute and serves as the drum major. Both are members of Spirit Winds and play saxophone in the NRG Jazz Band. Thank you, Tarpley Music, for sponsoring the North Texas College of Music Signing Day.
Other Spirit of Joshua band members who will play at the collegiate level are: Katie Belding – University of Texas-Arlington - Biology Pre-Med Connie Brewer – Trinity Valley Community College Tibor Hollman - Arkansas Tech University - Hospitality and Event Management Hannah Metcalf - West Texas A&M University - Music Composition