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Berkeley varsity winter guard wins 2nd consecutive CWEA Championship

Published Monday, March 25, 2019

Berkeley High varsity winter guard

Berkeley High varsity winter guard (Provided)

This past weekend the Berkeley Band Winter Ensembles performed at the Carolina Winter Ensemble Association Championships. They competed against some of the best teams from South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee. 

The Berkeley varsity winter guard beat 36 teams to be named CWEA Scholastic Regional A Class Champions. Additionally, they were promoted to the AAA class for the 2020 season. This is the 2nd consecutive CWEA Championship for the Berkeley varsity team. In 2018 they were named Scholastic Novice Class Champions. 

Team members include captains Lauren Lewis and Grant Jaworski, Aalea Lopez, Sierra Parker, Jamie Beach, Asaunte Green, Kylie Rice, Kylie Renshaw, B'onna Singleton, Samone Jenkin and Sara Higgins. The team is co-directed by Director of Bands, Brittany DelSignore and Color Guard Instructor, Steven T. Mack. 

We would also like to recognize the following BCSD teams for their CWEA Championship placements:

Berkeley cadet winter guard - 2nd Place, Cadet Class Round 1

Hanahan winter guard - 2nd Place, Scholastic Novice Class Round 1

Phillips Simmons winter guard - 4th Place, Scholastic Novice Class Round 2

Berkeley JV winter guard - 5th Place, Scholastic Novice Class Round 2

Berkeley winds - 7th Place, Winds Scholastic A Class