McAllen ISD has 17 students in band, choir and orchestra named to the All-State list.
The All-State band students include Calvin Almarez (Rowe, French horn), Isaac Guajardo (Rowe, trumpet), Manuel Hernandez (Rowe, saxophone), Jesus Ruiz (Rowe, tuba) and Alexa Yunes (Memorial, saxophone). Jason Barrios (Rowe, saxophone) was named to All-State Jazz Band.
The All-State choir students include Julia Walker (McAllen High, alto), Vanessa Marroguin (McAllen High, alto), Colton Pugh (McAllen High, bass), Hannah Arguelles (Rowe, alto), Ana Sousa (Memorial, alto), Josh Arguelles (Rowe, bass), Damiam Mirelez (McAllen High, bass), Anjali Nambiar (Memorial, soprano), Dulce Velasquez (McAllen High, alto).
The All-State orchestra students are Joshua (cello) and Zachary Weber (violin), both from McAllen High.
These students will perform at the Texas Music Educatorsí Association All State Convention Feb. 11-14 in San Antonio.