Fall 2023 Competitions Summary

Knight Tournament Show – 2023

Knight Tournament – North Henderson HS, Hendersonville, NC; 2023-10-28

What a season!!! The Mounties threw down today! We are so proud!
Class 4A
1st place Percussion
1st place Colorguard
1st place Music
1st place Band
Also at the Knight Tournament:
Percussion – highest score of the day!!! (193 over Grand Champion Class 6A Dorman HS with a 192)
Music General Effect – highest score of the day!!! (again over Grand Champion Dorman HS)
Color Guard – 3rd overall
4th place overall out of 20 bands!!!

1st Place Drum Major – Mariel Ottinger

Tournament of Champions @ WCU – Cullowhee, NC; 2023-10-14
Congratulations to the Marching Mounties for wonderful prelims AND finals runs in the “Tournament of Champions” marching contest!!
TOC Prelim results:
1st place Drum Major in class AA
2nd percussion in class AA
3rd guard in class AA
2nd place band in class AA
The Mounties placed in the top 12 and advanced to finals.
TOC Finals results: (vs. some very strong bands)
10th place Band overall – besting 1st place AA Band by less than a point 😅
8th place in Music
9th overall in percussion
9th overall in colorguard
1st Place Overall – Drum Major
– Mariel Ottinger!! An award absolutely deserved.
We are so proud of you!!

Bristol: Music in the Castle Warmup 2023

Music in the Castle – Bristol, TN/VA; 2023-10-07
The Mounties had a great night in the castle!!
2nd place percussion
3rd place Guard
1st Place Drum Major
1st Place Music
1st Place Visual
1st Place General Effect
1st Place Band 3A

Woodwinds at Rehearsal – 2023

Land of the Sky – Enka, NC
Enka Land of the Sky Contest results:
1st place Percussion
1st place Guard
1st place Visual Performance  (top band of the day)
1st place General Effect (top band of the day)
1st place band in class (3A)
2nd place Music (5th in music for the day)
3rd place Band OVERALL (14 bands)