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Field show bands gear up for 2013 circuit and state championship events

Updated November 11, 2013

Photo Champions will be crowned as field show bands compete in their 2013 circuit and state championship events throughout October and November. Dates and locations of major championships across the United States are listed in chronological order. Visit the individual websites for detailed schedules.

Check this page often as the champion bands will be posted after each event.

Youth In Music Marching Band Championships
October 12, 2013
Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
Minneapolis, Minnesota
CHAMPION: Rosemount H.S., Rosemount, Minnesota

Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State Marching Band Championships
October 19, 2013
Whitewater, Wisconsin
CHAMPIONS: AAAA Waukesha North H.S.; AAA River Falls H.S.; AA Greendale H.S.; A Cumberland H.S.

US Scholastic Band Association (USSBA) Championships
October 19-November 10, 2013
More than a dozen championship events throughout the East and South

Nebraska State Marching Contest
October 26, 2013
A, B, C, D at Seacrest Field, Lincoln, Nebraska
AA at Millard South High School, Omaha, Nebraska
CHAMPIONS: AA Bellevue East; Other classes ratings only.

Lakeshore Marching Band Association (LMBA) Championships
October 26, 2013
Erie Veterans Stadium
Erie, Pennsylvania
CHAMPIONS: OPEN General McLane H.S.; AAA North East H.S.; AA Cochranton H.S.; A Maplewood H.S.

South Carolina Band Directors Association (SCBDA) Class 1A-4A State Championships
October 26, 2013
4A/2A at Spring Valley High School, Columbia, South Carolina
3A/1A at Batesburg-Leesville High School, Batesburg, South Carolina
CHAMPIONS: 1A Ninety Six H.S.; 2A Pendleton H.S.; 3A Blue Ridge H.S.; 4A Nation Ford H.S.

Tournament of Bands (TOB) Atlantic Coast Championships
October 26, 2013 (Group 1-A/Group 4-A at Central Dauphin Stadium, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)
October 27, 2013 (Group 1/Group 3 at Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania)
November 2, 2013 (Group 2-A/Group 3-A at West Shore Stadium, Camp Hill, Pennsylvania)
November 3, 2013 (Group 2/Group 4 at Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania)
CHAMPIONS: 1-OPEN Biglerville H.S.; 1-A Collingswood H.S.; 2-OPEN West Deptford H.S.; 2-A Oakcrest H.S.; 3-A Pennsauken H.S.; 4-OPEN Spring-Ford H.S.; 4-A Central Dauphin H.S.

40th New York State Field Band Conference (NYSFBC) Championships
October 27, 2013
Carrier Dome, Syracuse University
Syracuse, New York
CHAMPIONS: NATIONAL West Genesee H.S.; SS1 Medina H.S.; LS2 Lancaster H.S.; SS2 Corning East H.S.; LS3 West Seneca West H.S.; SS3 Westmoreland H.S.;

New England Scholastic Band Association (NESBA) Championships
November 2, 2013
Lawrence Veterans Stadium
Lawrence, Massachusetts
CHAMPIONS: DIV 1 Case H.S.; DIV 2 Somerset Berkley H.S.; DIV 3 North Middlesex H.S.; DIV 4 Stoughton H.S.; DIV 5 Blackstone Millville H.S.

Michigan Competing Band Association (MCBA) Championships
November 2, 2013
Ford Field
Detroit, Michigan
CHAMPIONS: Flight I Walled Lake Central H.S.; Flight II Jenison H.S.; Flight III Reeths-Puffer H.S.; Flight IV Godwin Heights H.S.

Mid-States Band Association (MSBA) Championships
November 2, 2013
A at Norwood High School Shea Stadium, Norwood, Ohio
AA at Northmont High School, Clayton, Ohio
AAA at Kings High School, Kings Mill, Ohio
AAAA/OPEN at Mason High School, Mason, Ohio
CHAMPIONS: A Archbishop Alter H.S., OH; AA Williamstown H.S., KY, OH; AAA South Oldham H.S., KY; AAAA Kings H.S., OH; OPEN Centerville H.S., OH

South Carolina Band Directors Association (SCBDA) Class 5A State Championships
November 2, 2013
Irmo High School
Columbia, South Carolina

Tennessee Division I State Marching Band Championship
November 2, 2013
Riverdale High School
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
CHAMPION: Adamsville Jr./Sr. H.S.

Tennessee Division II State Marching Band Championship
November 2, 2013
Independence High School
Thompson's Station, Tennessee
CHAMPION: Elizabethton H.S.

Cavalcade of Bands Championships
November 9, 2013 (Independence and Yankee at Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania)
November 10, 2013 (American at Millersville University, Millersville, Pennsylvania)
November 10, 2013 (Liberty at Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania)

Musical Arts Conference (MAC) Championships
November 9, 2013
Bridgeport Central High School
Bridgeport, Connecticut
CHAMPIONS: Class I Joseph Case H.S.; Class II Bethel H.S.; Class IV Naugatuck H.S.; National Class Norwalk H.S.

Bands of America Grand National Championships
November 13-16, 2013
Lucas Oil Stadium
Indianapolis, Indiana

Florida Marching Band Coalition (FMBC) State Finals
November 23, 2013
Tropicana Dome
St. Petersburg, Florida

Western Band Association (WBA) Combined Grand Championships
November 23-24, 2013
1/2/3A Prelims on November 23 at Koligian Stadium, Fresno, California
4/5A Prelims on November 23 at Buchanan H.S. Veteran's Stadium, Clovis, California
Finals on November 24 at Buchanan H.S. Veteran's Stadium, Clovis, California

Southern California School Band & Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) Field Championships
November 23, 2013
1A/4A at Aliso Niguel High School, Aliso Viejo, California
2A/5A at Ramona High School, Riverside, California
3A/6A at Mt. Carmel High School, San Diego, California

Is your state or circuit championship event missing from this list? Please send us an email with information about your event date and website address.

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