The Mason Punchers Band will be one of 24 area bands participation in the annual UIL Region VII Band Marching Competition to be held Saturday, Oct. 17th in Brady. The Punchers Band is scheduled to take the field at 1:25 pm.
The entire Band Marching competition will be broadcast live on KNEL radio in Brady at 95.3 FM, and the broadcast will be carried live on the internet through KNEL's website at www.knelradio.com.
KNEL radio has been broadcasting the live performances of bands within its coverage area for several years. With the addition of the internet broadcast of the station's programming in 2006, KNEL expanded coverage of the UIL Band Marching competition to include broadcast of all 24 schools participating.
To listen live via the internet, go to the KNEL web site at www.knelradio.com, click on KNEL 95.3 in the upper right hand corner of the home page.
The punchers Band is one of 14 Class A school bands participating in the October 17th competition. The day's competition will also include eight Class AA and two Class AAA high school bands. The schedule for the day's band competition is also available at www.knelradio.com under "Local Events."