History

Marching Band History

2016
Show Theme: Glass Half Full
Director: Chad Mielens
Drum Majors: Aidan Brice & Brian Semrau
Members: 73 Members
MCBA Championship: 11th place in Flight I with a score of 86.95
BOA Regional (Toledo): 17th place with a score of 59.25

2015
Show Theme: Venezia
Director: Chad Mielens
Drum Majors: Hershal Satam & Aidan Brice
Members: 76 Members
MCBA Championship: 8th place in Flight I with a score of 90.425
BOA Grand National Championship: 54th place with a score of 71.45

2014
Show Theme:  Rise & Fall
Director: Chad Mielens
Drum Majors: Michael Bologna & Haley Kleimola
Members: 84 Members
MCBA Championship: 9th place in Flight I with a score of 88.125
BOA Regional (Dayton): 24th place with a score of 58.45

2013
Show Theme: Firebird
Directors: Chad Mielens & Karl Stein
Drum Majors: Christian Kolo & Nina Fan
Members: 74 Members
MCBA Championship: 12th place in Flight I with a score of 75.7

2012
Show Theme: That’s a Stretch
Directors: Chad Mielens & Karl Stein
Drum Majors: Natasha Kamat & Robbie Bell
Members: 91 Members
MCBA Championship: 9th place in Flight I with a score of 74.8

2011
Show Theme: Here’s that Rainy Day
Directors: Jeremy Figlewicz & Chad Mielens
Drum Majors: Courtney Joranstad & Lauren Klemz
Members: 100 Members
MCBA Championship: 4th place in Flight I with a score of 86.99
BOA Grand National Championship: 38th Place with a score of 78.35

2010
Show Theme:
On the Edge
Directors: Arthur Ebert & Jeremy Figlewicz
Drum Majors: Nathan Goldstein & Lauren Klemz
Members: 111 Members
MCBA Championship: 4th place in Flight I with a score of 85.75
BOA Regional: 3rd of 19 overall with a score of 75.15 (Class AAA Champion)
BOA Grand National Championship: 30th Place in Semi-Finals with a score of 77.7

2009
Show Theme:
Tommy
Director: Arthur Ebert
Drum Majors: Julie Clark & Jenn Clawson
Members: 123 Members
MCBA Championship: 2nd place in Flight I with a score of 87.8
BOA Regional (EMU): 4th of 18 overall with a score of 76.9 (Class AAA Champion)
BOA Grand National Championship: 21st Place in Semi-Finals with a score of 80.85

2008
Show Theme:
Five
Director: Arthur Ebert
Drum Majors: Julie Clark, Charlotte Lee & Sean Michalski
Members: 127 Members
MCBA Championship: 1st place in Flight I with a score of 89.25
BOA Grand National Championship: 17th place in Semi-Finals with a score of 84.5

2007
Show Theme:
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
Director: Arthur Ebert
Drum Majors: Andy Holbrook, Jon Tao & Sean Michalski
Members: 106
MCBA Championship: 3rd place in Flight I with a score of 82.25
BOA Regional (EMU) 8th of 12 overall with a score of 68.35

2006
Show Theme:
Alone … In the Crowd
Director: Arthur Ebert
Drum Majors: Rob Clark & Alicia Friedman
Members: 92
MCBA Championship: 5th in Flight I with a score of 77.9

2005
Show Theme:
Duke Ellington’s “Suite from the River”
Director: Arthur Ebert
Drum Major: Shaun Pezeshki
Members: 78
MCBA Ranking: 11th place in Flight I with a CAS of 69.125

2004
Show Theme:
Queen
Director: Mark Phillips
Drum Major: Mike Blair
Members: 42
MCBA Ranking: 13th place in Flight I with a CAS of 57.8

2003
Show Theme:
Urban Sketches
Director: Mark Phillips
Drum Major: Courtney Thomas
Members: 56
MCBA Championship: 10th place in Flight I with a score of 72.35

2002
Show Theme:
Reflections of the Rolling Stones
Director: Mark Phillips
Drum Major: Allison Stone
Members: 65
MCBA Ranking: 12th place in Flight I with a CAS of 64.45
BOA Regional (Toledo): 22nd of 22 overall with a score of 52.55

2001
Show Theme:
Planets
Director: Mark Phillips
Drum Majors: Brian Eib, Jeff Dehnke & Joy Eckstein
Members: 72
MCBA Championship: 7th in Flight I with a score of 66.2

2000
Show Theme:
Music of Danny Elfman
Director: Mark Essenfeld
Drum Majors: Jennifer Ong, Sarah Shepherd & Jeff Dehnke
Members: 67 members
MCBA Championship: 8th in Flight I with a score of 72.5

1999
Show Theme:
Funny Girl
Director: Mark Essenfeld
Drum Majors: Monica Lupiloff, Liz Manley and Katie Stone
Members: 100 members
MCBA Championship: 6th in Flight I with a score of 75.75

1998
Show Theme:
City of Angels
Director: Mark Essenfeld
Drum Majors: Katie Stone, Marissa Torre & Alex Madgy
Members: 97 members
MCBA Championship: 10th in Flight I with a score of 75.8

1997
Show Theme:
“A Child’s World”Music of Chuck Mahgione
Director: Mark Essenfeld
Drum Majors: Rebecca Cooper,Cheyenne Pinson & Mike Yessian
Members: 116 members
MCBA Ranking: 11th place in Flight I with a CAS of 65.395

1996
Show Theme:
James Bond
Director: Mark Essenfled
Drum Majors: Heather Lee, Chris Messina & Michelle Mirkin
Members: 109 members
MCBA Championship: 7th place in Flight I with a score of 75.37

1995
Show Theme:
Music from “JFK”
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Brian Lipson, Megan Marcellino & David Ostreicher
Members: 93 members
MCBA Championship: 9th place in Flight I with a score of 73.4
BOA Regional (Toledo): 28th of 30 overall with a score of 48.85

1994
Show Theme
: ‘S Wonderful, I Got Rhythm, Someone to Watch Over Me, and It Don’t Mean a Thing if it Ain’t Got That Swing
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Debbie Pelton & David Edelman
Members: 74 members
MCBA Ranking: 11th place in Flight I with a CAS of 65.25

1993
Show Theme:
Singing in the Rain and The Music Man
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Jessica Runnels, Chris Bailey & Brian Yessian
Members: 77 members
MCBA Championship: 9th place in Flight I with a score of 71.2

1992
Show Theme:
Music of James Horner
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Mike Shulman & Jessica Runnels
Members: 77 members
MCBA Championship: 9th place in Flight I with a score of 63.3

1991
Show Theme:
Liberty Fanfare, Civil War Fantasy, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Star Spangled Spectacular and God Bless the USA
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Matt Hill and Mike Shulman
Members: 90 members
MCBDA Championship: 10th place in Flight III with a score of 37.6 (stand still)
BOA Regional (Toledo): 26th of 27 overall with a score of 56.1

1990
Show Theme:
Slavonic Dances, Nights in the Mountains and Armenian Dances
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Nikki Davis and Jamie Yesowich
Members: 95 members
MCBDA Championship: 13th place in Flight III with a score of 56.1

1989
Show Theme: ???
Director:
Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Matt Hill and David Bordes
Members: 84 members
MCBDA Championship: 13th place in Flight II with a score of 56.3

1988
Show Theme: ???
Director:
Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Deborah Stokes and David Bordes
Members: 57 members
MCBDA Championship: 4th place in Flight III with a score of 57.7

1987
Show Theme: ???
Director:
Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Deborah Stokes and Heather Mulcaster
Members: 61
MCBDA Championship: 9th place in Flight III with a score of 48.0

1986
Show Theme: ???
Director:
Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Ginger Burress and Julie Sacks
Members: 65 members
MCBDA Championship: 6th place in Flight III with a score of 52.3

1985
Show Theme:
Firestorm, In the Mood, Love Samba, Satin Doll, Opus One, and Someone to Watch Over Me.
Director: Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Byron Burress and Ginger Burress
Members: 57 members
MCBDA Championship:  ???

1984
Show Theme: ???
Director:
Carl Battishill
Drum Majors: Sue Knoppow and Byron Burress
Members: 80 members
MCBDA Championship: 8th place in Flight II with a score of 56.7

1983
Show Theme: (
Mambo, Cool and Somewhere) from Westside Story, Candide and Future Feature
Director: Gerald Jacoby
Drum Majors: Jane Wooton and Sue Knoppow
Members: 101 members
MCBDA Championship: 7th place in Flight I with a score of 60.6

1982
Show Theme:
My Favorite Things, Ease on Down the Road, La Suerte de los Tontos, and If you Believe
Director: Gerald Jacoby
Drum Majors: Judy Bishop and Jane Wooton
Members: 109 members
MCBDA Championship: 6th place in Flight I with a score of 57.8

1981
Show Theme:
Lullaby of Birdland and Weekend in New England
Director: Gerald Jacoby
Drum Majors: Annette Baker and Judy Bishop
Members: 100 members
MCBDA: 2nd year in MCBDA

1980
Show Theme:
Malaguena, Ritual of Fire Dance and Pictures at an Exhibition
Director: Gerald Jacoby
Drum Majors: Sara Mammoser and Annette Baker
Members: 101 members
MCBDA: 1st year in MCBDA