If you tune in to the Friday games of the IHSA boys basketball Class 1A, 2A state tournament semifinal games, the music will be courtesy of a DeWitt County band.
The Blue Ridge Band was recently selected to be the pep band for the Friday games of the IHSA state tournament. Band member, Kaitlyn Stephens says it is a great honor for them to be able to participate.
Band Director Chris Mitchell says the pep band plays approximately 60 songs and they've worked to get more contemporary music into their lineup.
The Blue Ridge Band will play at 11:15 am Friday morning then at 1 pm for Class 1A semifinal action.
They'll play At 5:30 pm and then again at 7:15 pm for Class 2A semifinal action.