JSU Marching Southerners

Marching Southerners

Drumline & cockpit


Section Leaders

Grant Caldwell

drum captain

Grant is from Carrollton, Georgia where he attended Carrollton High School. Grant's advice to potential members is to be ready to meet a lot of new friends and work hard with them!

Joshua Brown

tenor line

Josh is from Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia where he attended Lakeview Fort-Oglethorpe High School. Josh's advice to potential members is being a Southerner isn’t just about the high points of the season, the energizing performances, and the satisfaction of everything paying off. It’s the extra steps we all take when no one is watching, the sacrifices we make, and the trials and tribulations that shape and build our character. I will forever be grateful for the experiences I’ve had so far and my own growth as a person because of them!

Blaine Bopp

bass line

Blaine is from Albertville, Alabama where he attended Albertville High School. His advice to future Southerners is be the best version of yourself in everything that you do and it will be impossible to be unsuccessful.

Colton Cook

Cymbal Line

Colton is from New Site, Alabama where he attended Horseshoe Bend High School. Colton's advice for potential members is to make sure you come in knowing your stuff and have a mindset of wanting to work. You’ll have no trouble finding a spot in the Southerners!

Nick Serazzi

front ensemble

Nick is from Cumming, Georgia where he attended North Forsyth High School. Nick's advice for potential members is to Have fun and don’t be afraid to put yourself out there, the memories you make here will last a lifetime!

Additional Links

Please contact Mr. Clint Gillespie at cgillesp@jsu.edu with any questions about the drumline audition process after the link above has become active.

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