WEBXTRA: Longview band prepares to root on football team in state championship

WEBXTRA: The Big Green Marching Machine prepares to root on football team in state championship

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The Big Green Marching Machine will soon make their presence felt at the Class 6-A Division II state finals at AT&T Stadium.

The 300 member band and about 150 cheer and staff members will load 10 buses for the trip to Arlington. It’s the Lobos' first time making it to state since their back-to-back trips to the title game in 2008-2009.

Our Jeff Chavez spoke with Longview band director Tom Moore about how his kids are preparing to show their support during the big game.

"Our students are so excited,” said Moore. “We been working all year to prepare for our performances and help the football team and be spirited and help them win, and we’re gonna go and show our support this Saturday.”

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