SAN DIEGO - Early morning practices have begun for the Vaquero Band. The band is projected to have a total of 75 students marching in the upcoming season.

The band is led by drum majors Andres Ruiz, senior, and Miguel Salaiz, sophomore.

Musical selections for this year's season is based on Led Zeppelin's music. Songs this year include Immigrant Song, Kashmir and Stairway to Heaven along with a drum line piece in the marching routine.

The students will march at the first football game of the season on Friday, Aug. 31 during halftime. Vaqueros play Ingleside Mustangs in San Diego. Game starts at 7:30 p.m.