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Vandegrift band & Vision Dance are Grand National Champions

Photos by Jennifer Lin Craven

By KRISTEN HILL, Contributor

The Vandegrift Viper band and Vision Dance Company was named the Bands of America Grand National Champions last weekend in Indianapolis with its 2019 field production, “Aria Queen of the Night”. 

“Their culminating performance at the Grand National finals was one of the most outstanding displays by high school students that I have ever witnessed,” said Mike Howard, VHS director of bands. “Being named Bands of America National Champions was just icing on the cake of an already terrific season.”

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VHS Vipers finish playoffs at home vs Klein Collins

Blake Youngblood caught a touchdown, but Vandegrift lost to Klein Collins 28-14 in the area round of the playoffs Friday night at Monroe Stadium. ZACH SMITH

By ZACH SMITH, Four Points News

This time around, Vandegrift’s second-half surge wasn’t quite enough.

Despite scoring 14 unanswered points in the fourth quarter for the second straight week, the Vipers couldn’t overcome a four-touchdown deficit in their 28-14 loss to Klein Collins in the area round of the playoffs on Nov. 22.

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