McNary band fourth in state

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes McNary keeps proving it has one of the best high school band programs in the state. After the Celtics’ two brass quintets placed second and sixth at the OSAA/OMEA state ensemble competition at the end of April, the wind ensemble then finished fourth in the state on Saturday, May 13 in Corvallis. “A lot of people look at us as an underdog and then we perform at state,” said McNary senior Joseph Lim, who played trumpet in the second place brass quintet and fourth place wind ensemble. “I don’t think we get the...

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