29 Oct 2012

CHS Band Places Second in Competition, Qualifies for State Showcase

The CHS Marching Band placed second in the Louisiana Marching Band Circuit Championships on Saturday, October 27 at Central Lafourche High School. This competition served as a regional qualifier for bands to compete in the state Showcase, which will take place on Saturday, November 3.

Each band is scored on show design, musicality and marching. Judges from across the United States flew in to judge the bands.  The CHS Marching Band placed second in their class and also had the second highest score of the entire competition, qualifying them for state Showcase this Saturday.

State Showcase will be held on Saturday, November 3 at Cajun Field in Lafayette. The CHS band will perform their preliminary performance at 2:15 p.m.  More than 30 bands will perform in the preliminary round, but only the bands with the 10 highest scores will advance to the final round to compete for the championship at 7 p.m. that evening.