Welcome to the Lakeville Winter Guard 2020 Season! We are so thrilled to have you. We spin flags, rifles and sabres and provide the visual effects for the marching band. The winter guard is open to anyone in grades 8-12 in the 2019-20 school year. Our coach is Melissa Nielsen. Melissa has a background in college color guard. Prior to Lakeville South, she coached at Bingham High School in Jordan, Utah and was a member of the BYU Cougar Color Guard. Melissa has a Bachelor’s of Music in Education and a Master’s of Education in Teaching and Learning. She teaches elementary music, band and choir in the Tri City United school district. Our band directors are Chad Bieniek and Nick Castonguay. We are so excited to have a wonderfully supportive band program to work with. If you have questions about guard, Melissa is the best person to contact. She can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.