Pirate Band wins fourth straight sweepstakes

The Granbury High School Pirate Band won sweepstakes for the fourth straight year after receiving Division I superior ratings at the UIL Region 7 concert and sightreading contest April 16-17 at Burleson High School. The varsity wind ensemble received top ratings from the judges in the concert and sightreading performances. Combined with the regional marching contest in October 2013, the band won the top prize with Division I ratings in all three parts of music competition.