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First Place Finish For Washington HS Marching Band

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 6:24 am
Author: KCII News-Chance Dorland


The Washington High School Marching Band placed first in class 3A competition this weekend at the Annual Davis County Festival of Bands. Saturday Washington’s marching band was also named Top Drumline Class 3A, Top Drumline Overall and Top Overall Band.  Washington Drum Major Marcee Meinhardt also won the award for Top Drum Major.  Class 3A bands in the competition include Davis County, Ft. Madison, Fairfield and Knoxville.  Ottumwa won first place in Class 4A but was outscored by Washington in the overall category.  The Washington High School Marching Band competes next on October 16th at the State Marching Band Competition in Pella, followed by the Waukee Invitational later that evening.