Photo courtesy Maelynn Cheung.
Hoover all state band
Hoover students Rahul Shah, Erin McAfee, Cory Cheung, Kate McAfee and Britton Bullock all earned placement at the Alabama All State Honor Band.
Five Hoover students earned placement at this year’s Alabama All State Honor Band. They performed at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville in April. There were three high school bands (Red, White, and Blue) and one middle school band.
Those selected include Hoover High School students Cory Cheung, Erin McAfee, Kate McAfee and Britton Bullock and Simmons Middle School student Rahul Shah. Cory Cheung earned the top spot in the state this year on trombone. Last year, he earned the top spot in the state on tuba. This is the second consecutive year being selected for the high school honor band for both Cory Cheung and Kate McAfee.