The Lopez High School Band, under the direction of George Trevino, recently advanced to the state finals of the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) 2012 – 2013 State Honor Band competition in San Antonio and ranked 6th in the final round of 5A honor band competition.  Since Lopez opened in 1993, the band has advanced to state level competition a record 8 times, more than any other high school band program in the Rio Grande Valley.