Eagle Eye: Why did you choose to participate in the band?
Emily Watson: It wasn’t something I chose to do, my first year was because they promised an indoor majorette team and then I fell in love with guard and it just stuck with me.
EE: What instrument/role do you play in the band?
EW: Band Front (color guard, twirler)
EE: What was your favorite part about being part of the band?
EW: Meeting friends that have become like family to me feels like home.
EE: What was your favorite memory from band?
EW: When we talked in a southern accent for the 2 weeks of band camp, it turned into us creating a story to go along with it.
EE: What do you plan to do after graduation?
EW: Attend Slippery Rock University to major in graphic design and photography.
EE: Do you think you will continue to participate in the band/color guard?
EW: I sure hope so but only time will tell.
EE: How has being part of the band impacted your life?
EW: It gave me a safe space to go. Everyone was there and the love was crazy, I never felt alone.
EE: What would you say to people who want to be part of the band?
EW: Go for it, if you need a place to make you happy band is definitely the way to go
EE: What advice would you give to younger musicians/guards?
EW: Just keep trying, it doesn’t come easy. You have to push yourself if you really want it.
EE: Anything else you would like to add?
EW: KK Brodzina is the best 😉 😉 😉 😉