Nick Hreczny from New Jersey sent this one in. "This is a picture of my "crew" from tour. We were all rookies this past summer with the Jersey Surf. I'm not marching this summer for my own reasons, but I miss them so much. This picture was taken at our last rehearsal, when we were about to go back to our housing sites to go watch semis at night. From left to right: Brian (mello), Joe (mello), Justin "Too Tall" (he's in the back -- bari), Devon (contra), and me (soprano). I miss these guys so much, they were my brothers. Surf's up!
"I marched Soprano with the Jersey Surf in the summer of 2003 and couldn't have picked a better year to be there. I am not marching this summer, but I do plan to return. Good luck Surf in 2004!" Thanks Nick! View the Forzato archives E-mail your Forzato submissions -- and we will get to them all, in time (and we're posting them in the order they were received) -- to firstname.lastname@example.org along with where and when the photo was taken. Send some biographical information about yourself as well. We'll give you full credit. Also, let us know if you want your e-mail address included, to get feedback from other drum corps fans.