10/19/10 One hundred twenty (120) high school marching bands participate D at the ISSMA Regional Marching Festival held on Saturday, October 16TH at four regional sites. The Regional sites were Chesterton High School for Class D & B, Lafayette Jefferson High School for Class C & A, Center Grove High School/Greenwood for Class C & A, and Evansville Central High School for Class D & B. The bands qualified for regional status when they received a Gold Rating at one of the seven District sites on October 2. Bands are entered in one of four classes A, B, C, D according to their school size.
The Pride of Plymouth Marching Band advanced out of the ISSMA Regional Contest at Lafayette Jeff. and will head on to the Semi-State competition this weekend. Pride of Plymouth ranked near the top of the field of 17 bands and that will place the band in a great position for a hopeful first-ever trip to the state finals.
The band will compete against 19 other schools for a trip to the state finals this weekend at the ISSMA Semi-State held at Plainfield High School. The top 10 in class C will advance on to the State Finals next weekend.
The band is under the direction of Bryan Ames.