ACROSS SACHEM, NY — Members of the Sachem Arrows Marching Band have marched their way into a phenomenal winning streak, earning top honors in four consecutive competitions.
The band hosted the Lighting of The Arrows Marching Band Invitational Saturday night, Oct. 12, at Sachem High School East in Farmingville. Ten marching bands performed their shows and Sachem took first place in their division for the fourth competition in a row.
The marching band is unifying across Sachem, with members representing Sachem High School East in Farmingville, Sachem High School North in Lake Ronkonkoma, Sagamore Middle School in Holtsville, Samoset Middle School in Lake Ronkonkoma, and Seneca Middle School in Holbrook. The band includes 29 graduating seniors this school year.
The band has competitions nearly every weekend in September and October, with its next competition in Mineola this Saturday, Oct. 19, followed by the NYS Championship in Syracuse on Sunday, Oct. 27.