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members - c/o 2004

Andrews, Trey
Baritone

Still at OSU with Spanish and Psychology. However, I am not engaged long story, basically don't ever get engaged in college. I'm doing pretty well. I hope to be published with some research in the next 6-8 months.

Last updated: 09/05



Ball, Brooks
Alto Sax, Tenor sax

 

Hey guys! I am currently at Texas Tech majoring in music composition. I am having a blast! I'm marching in the Goin' Band from Raiderland. There are almost 400 people in it! It's huge! We are currently playing Malaguena! It'll rock your face off. I am also in a jazz ensemble playin alto. People here are really friendly so I'm meeting a lot of folks. I really wanna come back and see you guys march, but it'll be tough. Tech's band is coming to the OU game though, so go to that if you want to see me march. Maybe it'll be televised. Love you guys. Call my cell: 918-810- 4756

Last updated: 09/04



Bell, Brandon
Front Ensemble, Cymbals

 

When I was updating Facebook, I realized I should update this as well. I am still persuing a Finance degree with Marketing and Accounting minors at OSU. I am planning on going to TU when I graduate to pursue an MBA. I am moving to Dallas this summer to intern with Southwest Airlines in the maintenance component repair division. I'm not exactly sure what I'm diong yet, but I'm looking forward to my own air-conditioned office. The best part of the job is that I get unlimted free flying. The interns also get to eat lunch with the CEO and they are taking us to places like Sea World. Shoot me an email if you're down that way and want to meet up. Good luck with finals and have a great summer!

Last updated: 05/06



Blevins, Katrina
Bass Clarinet, Front Ensemble

 

I hope everyone had a good year!!

Last updated: 04/05



Cecka, Stephen
Tuba

 Sup guys, I kinda actually miss band. It had its purks, and its downsides. I can't wait to see the show this year. Summer flew by. All i really did was work on my car, play my guitar, and hang out with my friends alittle. Anyway, I start going to OSU-Okmulgee September 1st for an associate degree in Automotive Collision. After that I plan on going to either OSU in TUlsa or in Stillwater for a Bachelor degree in Business.
Well, good luck on this year's show.
Stephen
p.s. GO TUBAS!!!

Last updated: 08/04



Curran, Jennie
Flute


Hey guys! I figured I would submit a bio since freshman year is almost over (crazy!)! I'm a nursing major at the University of Oklahoma--BOOMER SOONER!--and I'm loving every crazy minute of it! Norman is great and the campus is beautiful! I decided the Pride was not for me after completing flute/picc auditions, but that gave me a chance to join Sigma Phi Lambda sorority-Sisters for the Lord here on campus. It has been amazing spiritually and as a way to meet so many awesome people. If you're ever in Norman, give me a call and you can crash at my awesome apartment (awesome because it is not a tiny dorm room!) next fall! I will always treasure the friendships I had and the lessons I learned while I was a member of RR. Best of luck to everyone--band related or not--in the future and God bless! 

Last updated: 04/05



Currie, Matt
Snare

 

Hello again! I know it's been a while, but I'm going to try to update this as often as I think about it. I'm loving the college life here at OSU and the music department is fantastic! I'm looking forward to seeing some of you class of '06ers next season. I'm hoping I can get some sort of job teaching the drumline. Anyway, some of you guys should email me sometime... matt.currie@okstate.edu. Also, I'm online a LOT so check out my screen name-lightsgoout19. Take care people!

Last updated: 12/04



Fletcher, Matt
Trombone


Hey there. I'm currently attending Oklahoma State University majoring in Journalism Broadcast. You can keep looking for me on ESPN, but I won't be there for a few more years (but I will be doing an internship at channel 6 this summer so that's cool!) College is definatly the best thing ever! I'm rooming with Brad Bailey and Kyle Nevins which means I'm getting no work done,but having tons of fun doing it. I've also been playing with the OSU Ultimate Frisbee team (go figure) so that's been pretty cool. Well that is enough to keep you informed for a while on the amazing life of matt fletcher so I'll end this now. Good luck this year

 

Last updated: 09/04



Franklin, Brandi
Colorguard & Winter Guard

 Hi Everyone!! I hope all is well!! After High School I began attending TCC in the Fall of 2004, majoring in Broadcast Journalism I have just recently completed my first year at TCC. I plan to recieve my associates degree from TCC but from there I have not yet decided on the next school. Between going to school full-time at TCC and working Monday-Friday, doing homework, and having a realationship well I haven't really had a whole lotta time on my hands. But I promise I'll keep an update on how things are going.

Last updated: 05/05



Gaddy, Ben
Trombone
Current Location: Powell, OH

Well, I feel like I'm growing up. Atleast as much as I will be able to actually "grow up". I graduated from Hawaii Pacific University with a BA in Psychology in Dec of 2007. After that I moved to San Antonio, Texas and lived there for about a year. That brings me to my most recent events. I got married on Jan 24, 2009 and am celebrating our first 6 months. We moved to Ohio in Feb 09 because my wife is an animal trainer at a new show here at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. I work there to pay the bills, but I just learned I finally got a real job after moving. I will work for Franklin County starting in August. Hope everyone is doing well.

Last updated: 07/09



Grindle, Allison
Trumpet


Hello RR family! Well, what can I say? I'm a freshman here at Baylor University and absolutely love it! Waco is a little warmer than I'd like, but since my parents have relocated to Houston (as of the first week of October), I don't think I can fairly complain about heat or humidity =) I'm a computer science major and am thinking of adding a Spanish minor, both of which I enjoy, so let's hope there are no big changes in my future! I'm also enjoying being a part of the Baylor University Golden Wave Band (BUGWB, pronounced "Bug-Wub," for short); how about that Baylor victory over A&M, huh? Anyways, band is really fun, but nothing can compare to the unforgettable years I spent with the Renegade Regiment. So thank you to everyone who has been a part of the program, because it is an amazing organization.

 

Last updated: 11/04



Gruenwald, Lauren
Clarinet & Colorguard

Current Location: Muskogee, OK
Email: Hazeleyedsurrender@yahoo.com

Lots has happened since graduation and since my last update! I have been remarried now to my loving husband Chris for over a year and a half now and we just found out we're expecting our first baby next May! We are living in Muskogee with me working in Broken Arrow at Hilti and going to school for Elementary Ed. I have my Associates Degree in both Dental Assisting, and Japanese Liberal Arts from TCC. I have my own independant business sewing and producing costumes and props for stage shows/conventions as well. Staying really busy and it's about to get a whole lot busier! If you guys get a chance to come out to the Castle in Muskogee, you're sure to find me there as my husband and I both work out there! Hope everyone is doing exceptionally well and please keep in touch! :)

 Last updated: 09/09



Howard, Daphne
Flute

 Korea is definitly going to be a stay. My dad has been working to Microsoft now, and my family lives in San Fransico, I don't think I have a reason to come back. I'm still learning this Korean language, and it's still fun as ever. I live in a boarding house where I can relax and Ajima (in Korean means woman that has children) cooks two meals for us with a happy face. She spoils me too much though. Lol. She brings me fruit in my room, and unlike other students has given me free internet. On weekends I often go to the public showers to relax and do my homework at. It reminds me of Spirited Away. Beleive it or not I'm known as the class clown at school, the teachers and students love me here. I'm also one of the youngest people here so I definitly get treated like a baby. So I have alot of Brothers and sisters to play with. still intrested in my photos look here.

Well... if you guys want to see the photos I've been
up to.
http://netcruft.com/daphne/

Last updated: 04/06



Howland, Jonathan
Alto Sax, Tenor Sax
Current Location: Little Rock, AR
Email: jlhowland@gmail.com 

Well, the last few years have been quite eventful! After finishing undergrad in 2008, I spent some time in the advertising business. That was a lot of fun, but I always knew it wasn't cut out for that world. Two months after getting married to the most incredible woman in the world, Hannah Howland, I was laid off and had some huge decisions to make. One thing led to another and I ended going back to school for a Master's in Social Work at the University of Arkansas--Little Rock. I'll graduate soon with my MSW and I was recently elected the Arkansas Social Work graduate student of the year! I hope soon to be leading a non-profit working to help people experience enriching lives.

Music is still very much a part of my life. While in Fayetteville, I earned minor in music and stayed active professionally after graduating. I was a founding member of the Fayetteville Jazz Collective, a highly intense group of individuals committed to playing great big band music. Being in graduate school has put a strain on my ability to stay musically active, but I have taken up signing in the meantime.

Please feel free to stay in touch and let me know if you're ever in Central Arkansas!

Last updated: 02/12



Koch, Daniel
Baritone
 

I finished my first year of college at Ozark Christian College. I am planning on getting a bachelor's degree in Biblical Literature. Currently, I am in Hong Kong teaching English to some Chinese Students and telling them about my faith. It has been an amazing summer! I miss everyone and wish you all the best.
Daniel

Last updated: 08/05



Jenny Murphy
Clarinet


Hey guys! Well, I finally finished my freshman year of college at OSU with a 4.0. After starting out as a music major, I decided to switch to Zoology to pursue a pre-vet degree. This summer I have been working at an Animal Hospital trying to get some experience in my career field. I'm really excited about going back to school in August. I will still be marching with the Cowboy Marching Band and I hope to be in the Wind Ensemble again. They are supposed to go out of the country this year! In August, I am going to be living in my very first apartment (no dorm room, yay!) with 3 girls that I met through band--which shows that music is still influencing my choices! I plan to continue playing the clarinet through college and pursue a minor in music performance.

I still love coming to watch the Renegade Regiment and I had a great time coming to Band Banquet and Mr. B's retirement celebration this year. I can't wait to see what this new beginning will do for the RR.

I love you guys! Good luck in the fall!

Last updated: 07/05



Newton, Daniel
Tenor Sax

 hey guys, i'm currently unemployed and still living in tulsa (though i cant wait to get out) going to tech school
for aviation maintenence which i love. i tend to be bored in the summers so if ever any of you are bored too... just
email me :)

Last updated: 08/05



Quick, Patrick
Trumpet-Marching, Wind Symphony, and Jazz

 Hey guys, I am at Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee. I love it here, college is great! I am a double major in Business Finance and Marketing w/ a minor in Spanish. This semester seems like it's going by so fast b/c i'm busy. I still haven't seen the show for this year,but hope to soon. I wish I could have gone to Union a little longer than a year, but I'm glad I got to anyway. I'm hoping I will get to come to the OCT. 15 game and OBA. Until then. Oh, and check out Jonathan's watch below me! Nice. haha

Last updated: 09/04



Root, Jonathan
Drum Major, Mellophone, French Horn, Jazz Trumpet


After helping out with the marching band this last fall, I started teaching the French Horn Choir up at Union. I'm still working at Outback on Riverside as a server and a trainer. I recently returned from Concord, California where I am part of the Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps. Its amazing being part of the greatest hornline in the world. As far as free time between work and school, which doesn't really exist, I'm usually practicing for BD or hanging out with Peter Caudle, who is also marching Blue Devils this summmer. If your ever in Tulsa drop me an email or give me a call. Later

 

Last updated: 01/05



Urquhart, Heather
Trombone, Tenor Sax, Clarinet

I'm back from Australia! Yay! Right now I'm a freshman at the University of Tulsa working towards a Bachelor of Music with Composition Emphasis and double majoring in Computer Science. Odd combo I know. Somehow it will all work out in the end :) Anyway, no more band for me.. I'm singing in the TU Chorale and really enjoying it. I will always be a band nerd at heart, though, (yeah you know you are too) and hope to see some of you at OBA! Go Renegade Regiment!

Last updated: 10/04



Ward, Sarah
Drum Major, Clarinet
Current Location: Stillwater, OK
EMail: sarah.ward11@okstate.edu

Graduated in 2008 with a B.S. in Zoology from the University of Oklahoma. I took off a year from school and went abroad to the U.K. What an amazing experience! I just started my first semester of Veterinary School at Oklahoma State University. I've got 4 more years to go! I'll graduate in May 2013 (whew... even more school...) Ironically my roommate is Jenny Murphy - you never get away from Band friends! My experiences with RR were phenomenal and life changing. Thanks for everything!

Last updated: 11/09



Welch, Brandon
Trombone

I am still stationed in San Diego on the USS Jarrett. I live in the barracks on base. I've been to Cancun, Panama, and went all the way up to Victoria, British Columbia transporting a smaller vessel. I am going on a tour of
Hawaii and southeast Asia in April. I love San Diego: the weather and the beach but I miss home very much. I hope to get a degree in information technology or computer programming. I keep in contact with friends and family at home and have made friends here. My website is
www.myspace.com/35531612. God bless!

 

Last updated: 02/07



Williams, Chelsea
Mellophone, French Horn

 

Hi everyone! I am a freshman at Oklahoma State University and currently majoring in Physiology. I still play the mellophone with the Cowboy Marching Band, and play my french horn with the OSU Symphonic Band, but nothing compares to my years with the Renegade Regiment. I hope everyone is having a great year!

Last updated: 03/05

. I graduated from Hawaii Pacific University with a BA in Psychology in Dec of 2007. After that I moved to San Antonio, Texas and lived there for about a year. That brings me to my most recent events. I got married on Jan 24, 2009 and am celebrating our first 6 months. We moved to Ohio in Feb 09 because my wife is an animal trainer at a new show here at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. I work there to pay the bills, but I just learned I finally got a real job after moving. I will work for Franklin County starting in August. Hope everyone is doing well. "grow up".  I graduated from Hawaii Pacific University with a BA in Psychology in Dec of 2007. After that I moved to San Antonio, Texas and lived there for about a year. That brings me to my most recent events. I got married on Jan 24, 2009 and am celebrating our first 6 months. We moved to Ohio in Feb 09 because my wife is an animal trainer at a new show here at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. I work there to pay the bills, but I just learned I finally got a real job after moving. I will work for Franklin County starting in August. Hope everyone is doing well.

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