Prospect Knight of Champions: Mt. Prospect, IL - September 30, 2023

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Grand Champion: Lincoln-Way

Links: Recap

Field 1A:

67.500 Glenbrook North (Music, GE)

66.550 Wheaton Warrenville South (Percussion)

63.550 Wheeling (Visual)

63.450 Lakes Community (Color Guard)

Field 2A:

76.650 Huntley (Music, Visual, GE, Percussion)

73.650 Elk Grove

71.700 Rolling Meadows

68.400 Alan B. Shepard (Color Guard)

Field 3A:

85.500 Lincoln-Way (Music, Visual, GE, Percussion, Color Guard)

78.100 Batavia

74.150 Carl Sandburg

Contact Information:

Aimee Waddell
Festival Website



The Prospect High School Band Boosters will host the twenty-seventh annual Knight of Champions Marching Band Festival on Saturday, September 30, 2023 at Prospect High School. The competition will begin in the afternoon and run through to the evening. We will award 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies for the Class A, Class AA and Class AAA bands that compete along with Outstanding General Effect, Outstanding Music, Outstanding Visual, Outstanding Percussion, and Outstanding Auxiliary caption awards for each class. The Dave Morrison Grand Champion Traveling Trophy will be awarded to the highest scoring band of the day. Register at:

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Judging Panel

Music Individual: Jeremy Stevens
Music Ensemble: Mark Ponzo
Visual Individual: Kevin Nevsimal
Visual Ensemble: Keith Baker
Music General Effect: Greg Clemons
Music General Effect: Ryan Adamsons
Visual General Effect: Marie Czapinski
Percussion: Jim Yakas
Color Guard: Will Frankenberger
Timing and Penalties: Vince Genauldi

Festival Address: 801 W. Kensington Road, Mt. Prospect, IL 60056

Performance Schedule:

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Class 1A
3:45 PM: Wheeling
4:00 PM: Glenbrook North
4:15 PM: Lakes Community
4:30 PM: Wheaton Warrenville South

4:45 PM: Break

Class 2A
5:00 PM: Rolling Meadows
5:15 PM: Huntley
5:30 PM: Elk Grove
5:45 PM: Alan B. Shepard

6:00 PM: Break

6:15 PM: Crystal Lake Central

Class 3A
6:30 PM: Carl Sandburg
6:45 PM: Batavia
7:00 PM: Lincoln-Way

7:15 PM: Prospect

7:30 PM: Awards

Last Updated On: 09-06-2023