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TapNPay+ Band of the Week: Youngsville

WARREN, Pa. – Throughout the school year, the YDL Sports Network will be highlighting different bands in District 9 and District 10 sponsored by TapNPay+.

First, a little about TapNPay+

TapNPay+ is a fundraising company located out of Pittsburgh whose motto is Fundraising made easy! Earn more funds in less time with nothing to sell, hand out or collect. Earning money for your club, team, or organization – not just sports but any organization – is as easy as signing up with TapNPay+ and downloading their app. Find out more at




You can nominate your band here (It is not a competition, one nomination is sufficient) 

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Band Director: Cindy Scheid

Band Members: 24

Student Leadership

  • Guard Captain – Madison Carnahan
  • Wind Captain – Michael Carnahan
  • Percussion Captain – Dominic Sproveri
  • Percussion Captain – Mason Herny

Does your band compete? If so what class and in what competitions?

  • Yes, Tournament of Bands (TOB); 1 Open Class

What is your theme for this season?

  • Chronos – Join us as our inventor makes his way through Gothic Victorian London to create his new invention. Experience the inventing process, the construction process, and the completion of his mechanical clock.

What is your school’s fight song?

  • N/A because Youngsville does not have a football team

What are some other tunes you play to hype your football team up on game days? —

  • N/A because Youngsville does not have a football team

What does it look like for a band member under those Friday Night Lights? 

  • N/A because Youngsville does not have a football team

What are some traditions your band has?:

  • Initiation Ceremony on the last day of band camp for our first-year members – Introduce our philosophy of the 3 D’s (Desire, Determination, Dedication
  • Decorating The Band Room in the theme of the Show
  • Designing our Show T-Shirt
  • Our Atlantic Coast Championship trip to Hershey
  • The Exit Ceremony for our seniors – reiterate our philosophy of the 3 D’s and how they contribute to their future goals

What are some of the band’s goals moving forward? —

  • This year we have a huge one.  We will be traveling to Ireland to march in the Lord Mayor’s St.Patrick’s Day Festival Parade in Dublin, we will also perform in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and in the Limerick International Marching Competition

Watch the Band  

Band Pictures


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