Marching Cavaliers Excel at Opening Competition

On Saturday, September 24, 2016, the Holston High School Marching Cavaliers competed in the 64th Annual Chilhowie Apple Festival Band Competition. Competing in class AAA, the band received the following awards and placements:

  • 1st Place - Music
  • 1st Place - Marching
  • 1st Place - General Effect
  • 2nd Place - Percussion
  • 1st Place - Color Guard
  • 1st Place - Drum Major

Out of the 21 other bands in attendance, the Marching Cavaliers also received one of only three Superior ratings awarded. The band narrowly missed being named Grand Champion by two points, and was the second highest ranked band of the day. Other stats can be found below. Come support the band next week as they travel to Wise, VA to compete at the Lonesome Pine Band Competition.