Nicholas Enz begins as director of The Huskies Pep Band (continues until 2012). Notable accomplishments with The Huskies Pep Band:
- Awarded “Most Humorous Entry” in the 2011 National Cherry Festival Parade (2011).
- Increased size of Huskies Pep Band from 80 members to 250 to help cover over 60 athletic and community events per year.
- Appeared in two Traverse City Michigan National Cherry Festival Parades (2010, 2011).
- Produced Aural Pleasure, first CD, now in second pressing (2007).
- Selected as host band to the WCHA Final Five Hockey Tournament in St. Paul four years in a row (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009)
- Appeared in two St. Paul Minnesota Saint Patrick’s Day Parades (2006, 2007).
- Purchased new Stripes (2005) and secured manufacturer for regular purchases.
- “Monty Python” theme halftime show at The Bash at the Big House for 50,000+ attendees (2004).
2004-05 Season – Student Directors: Nick “Spanky” Ware, Adam Kaczynski – Manager: Matt Black – Librarian: Jill Recla
Notable halftime shows: Monty Python (Bash at the Big House), BA! Pong
2005-06 Season – Student Directors: Adam Kaczynski, Bret Wazny, Susan Janiszewski – Manager: Jon Woodhams – Librarians: Roger Weiss, Stef Block
2006-07 Season – Student Directors: Bret Wazny, Kristin Schmidtke, Mitch Schuh – Managers: Jared Warren, Kenny Barnt – Librarians: Mike Maksimchuk, Stef Block, Derek Roche, Jake Appold
2007-08 Season – Student Directors: Bret Wazny, Kristin Schmidtke, Mitch Schuh, Greg Karlovits – Manager: Kenny Barnt – Librarians: Mike Maksimchuk, Jake Appold, Derek Roche, Kate Henshaw
2008-09 Season – Student Directors: Mitch Schuh, Greg Karlovits, Katie Becker, Neil Wisniewski – Manager: Kenny Barnt – Librarians: Jake Appold, Kate Henshaw
2009-10 Season – Student Directors: Kenny Barnt, Drew Maki, Chris Valliere – Manager: Katrina Swanson -Librarian: Jake Appold, Angela Hallo
Notable halftime shows: Tribute to Those Number One Hits That Make You Groan, Tribute to Internet Phenomena (Battle at the Ballpark)
2010-11 Season – Student Directors: Kenny Barnt (1st Semester), Nathan Booms, Grant Cox, Chris Valliere, Neil Wisniewski – Manager: Matt Barry – Librarians: Angela Hallo, Dani Terry
Notable halftime shows: Sing-A-Long to Songs Most People Only Know Five Words To, Tribute to Michael Jackson Tributes
2011-12 Season – Student Directors: Grant Cox, Nathan Booms, Paul Zimmerman, Alex Slepak – Manager: Matt Barry – Librarians: Dani Terry, Luke Sebensfeldt
Notable halftime shows: Tribute to Break-ups and Make-ups, Tribute to Teenage Rebellion, Tribute to Waiting