High School Marching Band Competition

Lions’ Classic High School Marching Band Competition

2017 Competition

Despite being moved indoors due to inclement weather, the inaugural Lions’ Classic High School Marching Band competition was a huge success! Thank you to such a hard working group of band parents and an unbelievable amount of supportive sponsors!

Competition Recap 2017
(Moved Indoors due to Inclement Weather)
Caption Awards:
Outstanding Overall Drum Major (Regardless of Class): Carbondale Community High School
Outstanding Overall Auxiliary (Regardless of Class): Carbondale Community High School
Outstanding Overall Percussion (Regardless of Class): Carbondale Community High School
Outstanding Overall Music Performance (Regardless of Class): Cape Central High School
Outstanding Overall Soloist (Regardless of Class): Pinckneyville Community High School
Class Placement Awards:
Participation Award: Carbondale Middle School Marching Cougars
Class A Second Place: Kelly High School 73.0
Class A First Place: Anna-Jonesboro Community High School 76.9
Class AA First Place: Pinckneyville Community High School 81.8
Class AAA First Place (Tie): Cape Central High School 89.7, Carbondale Community High School 89.7
Grand Champion (Regardless of Class): Cape Central High School 89.7, Carbondale Community High School 89.7
Some Photos are available here.

2017 Lions Classic Sponsors

Pride of the Lions extends a special thank you to the businesses and community members who have supported us through a sponsorship for the “Classic". It was an unbelievable response. Please take the time to read through the sponsor list that is available here. Through their contributions, they have shown that music, the arts, and youth activities are a priority in this region!