Yuka Sonoda will serve as Yamato's drum major for the 2004 season.

Yuka Sonoda
Sonoda is currently a senior at Kosei High School in Otsu City, Shiga, Japan. Sonoda will be graduating from high school in March.^ At Kosei, Sonoda is the drum major for the marching band and also plays bass in the school wind ensemble. Yuka will be attending Bunkyo Junior College in Kyoto in April, and she will major in human studies.