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All-County and All-State Band

Congratulations to the following JEFCOED students who were selected through competitive auditions from all middle and high schools in Jefferson and Shelby Counties:

High School:

Laura Fecanin, horn, All-District, All-State 2nd band
Lujue'la McEntyre, bassoon, All-District

Caroline East, clarinet, All-District, All-State alternate

Harrison Ellis, trumpet, All-District
Davian Williams, trombone, All-District

Aniyah Burr, clarinet, All-District, All-State 1st band

Mortimer Jordan
Clara Cagle, bassoon, All-District 1st chair, All-State unassigned
Cassidy Harris, flute, All-District, All-State 3rd band
Shyanne Kirby, clarinet, All-District
Kaitlyn Thomas, bassoon, All-District 2nd chair, All-State unassigned
Tyler Winningham, horn, All-District 1st chair, All-State 1st band

Shades Valley
Kayla Zech, oboe, All-District

Middle School:

Justus Merkerson, trumpet, All-District

Nelson Cook, trumpet, All-District

Christopher Black, trombone, All-District

Chad Green, euphonium, All-District, All-State alternate

Clara Cagle and Tyler Winningham were selected as the best performers on their instruments in Jefferson and Shelby Counties. Clara Cagle and Kaitlyn Thomas, both from Mortimer Jordan, were selected as the top two performers on their instrument (bassoon); as "unassigned", they will compete at a later date with other performers on their instrument from around the state for All-State chair placement. We are very proud of these students and their teachers!