State Spotlight

Cymbal section of band practicing

Cymbal section of band practicing

Famous Maroon Band members (l-r) Will Brooks of Braxton, Kenneth Noble of Ocean Springs, Phillip Greer of El Dorado, Ark., and Harley Hunt of Huntsville, Ala., practiced Wednesday for their first performance, the Sept. 3 MSU-Memphis game at Scott Field. Part of the drum line, the students are are among 265 participants in the 99-year-old university marching band.

Photo by: Russ Houston

August 8, 2001