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Area marching bands fare well

Goshen wins Class A, Fairfield Class C

Posted on Sept. 22, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Sept. 23, 2013 at 12:04 a.m.

ELKHART — Several local high schools’ marching bands fared well at the 2013 Concord Invitational held Saturday, Sept. 21.

The Fairfield High School band placed first in Class C after winning both the best music and best general effect categories.

In Class A, the Goshen High School marching band took home first place as well with a total score of 72.90. The Goshen band won all three categories — best music, best visual and best general effect — on the way to its 1.8-point victory over Penn High School.

Northridge, Elkhart Central and Elkhart Memorial placed second, third and fifth in Class B, respectively, and Wawasee placed third in Class C.

Final results of the Concord Invitational

Festival Participation

South Bend Riley

South Bend Clay

Jimtown

Class D

Best Music: Bremen

Best Visual: Bremen

Best General Effect: Bremen

First place: Bremen

Class C

Best Music: Fairfield

Best Visual: Knox

Best General Effect: Fairfield

Fourth place: 49.20, Calumet High School

Third place: 50.25, Wawasee High School

Second place: 62.25, Knox High School

First place: 64.60, Fairfield High School

Class B

Best Music: Munster

Best Visual: Munster

Best General Effect: Munster

Fifth place: 63.30, Elkhart Memorial High School

Fourth place: 63.55, FW Northside High School

Third place: 64.20, Elkhart Central High School

Second place: 68.00, Northridge High School

First place: 69.70, Munster High School

Class A

Best Music: Goshen

Best Visual: Goshen

Best General Effect: Goshen

Fifth place: 58.30, Portage High School

Fourth place: 63.50, Chesterton High School

Third place: 64.30, LaPorte High School

Second place: 71.10, Penn High School

First place: 72.90 Goshen High School

Exhibition

Concord High School


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