Panther Marching Band Festival: Charleston, IL - September 30, 2017

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Grand Champion: Granite City

Links: Recap

Field 1A:

61.550 Blue Ridge (Music, Visual, GE)

57.500 Sparta

56.500 Maroa-Forsyth (DM)

56.100 Sullivan (Auxiliary)

55.350 Arcola

54.100 LeRoy (Percussion)

53.450 Oblong

Field 2A:

68.600 Wesclin (Music, GE, Percussion)

67.300 Mt. Carmel (Visual)

66.400 Paris Cooperative (Auxiliary, DM)

63.050 Casey-Westfield

58.500 Pana

54.250 St. Joseph-Ogden

53.350 Rantoul Township

Field 3A:

62.900 Tolono Unity (GE, Auxiliary)

62.150 Mt. Zion (Music, Visual, Percussion)

59.650 Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond (DM)

57.800 Taylorville

Field 4A:

76.500 Newton (Music, Visual, GE, Percussion, Auxiliary, DM)

73.400 Monticello

70.400 Salem

67.650 Richland County

65.150 Charleston

56.650 Robinson

Field 5A:

71.300 Triad (Music, Visual, GE, Percussion, Auxiliary, DM)

63.900 Centralia

62.950 Mattoon

Field 6A:

85.900 Granite City (Music, Visual, GE, Percussion, Auxiliary, DM)

80.300 Mahomet-Seymour

75.850 Champaign Central

72.550 Belleville West

72.250 Marion

Notes: Small Schools Grand Champion: Newton

Contact Information:

Dr, Benjamin Druffel
Festival Website



The Eastern Illinois University Panther Marching Band invites YOU to join us for the 41st Annual Panther Marching Band Festival on Saturday, September 30th, 2017 in O'Brien Stadium on the campus of Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois.

In the competition division, placement and caption awards in each class in the areas of music, visual, general effect, percussion, guard, and drum major will be awarded.

Blank Score Sheet

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Performance Schedule:

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Class 4A
10:00 AM: Robinson

Class 1A
10:15 AM: Maroa-Forsyth
10:30 AM: Sparta
10:45 AM: LeRoy
11:00 AM: Blue Ridge
11:15 AM: Arcola
11:30 AM: Oblong
11:45 AM: Sullivan

12:00 PM: Break

Class 2A
12:30 PM: Paris Cooperative
12:45 PM: Pana
1:00 PM: Mt. Carmel
1:15 PM: Casey-Westfield
1:30 PM: St. Joseph-Ogden
1:45 PM: Wesclin
2:00 PM: Rantoul Township

2:15 PM: Break

Class 3A
2:30 PM: Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond
2:45 PM: Tolono Unity
3:00 PM: Taylorville
3:15 PM: Mt. Zion

3:30 PM: Break

Class 4A
3:45 PM: Richland County
4:00 PM: Monticello
4:15 PM: Newton
4:30 PM: Salem
4:45 PM: Charleston

5:00 PM: EIU Panther Marching Band

5:15 PM: Awards

Class 5A
6:00 PM: MacArthur
6:15 PM: Mattoon
6:30 PM: Triad
6:45 PM: Centralia

7:00 PM: Break

Class 6A
7:15 PM: Marion
7:30 PM: Mahomet-Seymour
7:45 PM: Champaign Central
8:00 PM: Belleville West
8:15 PM: Granite City

8:30 PM: EIU Panther Marching Band

8:45 PM: Awards

Festival Address - 600 Lincoln Ave., Charleston, IL 61920

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Last Updated On: 09-19-2017