Panther Marching Band Festival: Charleston, IL - October 01, 2016

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Grand Champion: Granite City

Links: Recap

Field 1A:

57.000 El Paso-Gridley (Music, Visual, GE, DM)

54.900 Blue Ridge

54.750 Sullivan (Percussion, Auxiliary)

52.800 Arcola

52.600 Oblong

52.300 LeRoy

51.600 Okaw Valley

Field 2A:

65.500 Mater Dei (Visual, Percussion, DM)

64.400 Paxton-Buckley-Loda

63.800 Paris Cooperative (Music)

62.300 Mt. Zion (GE, Auxiliary)

61.200 Carterville

59.600 Mt. Carmel

57.200 Ridgeview

53.700 Rantoul Township

Field 3A:

72.500 Newton (Visual, GE, Percussion, Auxiliary)

71.200 Monticello (Music)

60.900 Richland County

60.300 Charleston (DM)

60.100 Robinson

57.800 Civic Memorial

Field 4A:

69.000 Triad (Music, Visual, GE, Percussion, Auxiliary)

62.700 Mattoon (DM)

60.500 Urbana

Field 5A:

80.400 Granite City (Music, Visual, GE, Auxiliary, DM)

79.300 Mahomet-Seymour

76.200 Joliet West (Percussion)

66.700 Belleville West

65.600 Champaign Centennial

Notes: Newton was named the Small Schools Champion.

Contact Information:

Dr, Jim Hile
Festival Website



The Eastern Illinois University Panther Marching Band invites YOU to join us for the 40th Annual Panther Marching Band Festival on Saturday, October 1, 2016 in O'Brien Stadium on the campus of Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois.

In the competition division, placement and caption awards in each class in the areas of music, visual, general effect, percussion, guard, and drum major will be awarded.

Blank Score Sheet

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Performance Schedule:

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Class 3A
10:00 AM: Robinson
10:15 AM: Charleston

Class 1A
10:30 AM: Arcola
10:45 AM: Oblong
11:00 AM: Okaw Valley
11:15 AM: Paris Cooperative
11:30 AM: LeRoy
11:45 AM: Sullivan
12:00 PM: El Paso-Gridley
12:15 PM: Blue Ridge

12:30 PM: Break

Class 2A
1:00 PM: Ridgeview
1:15 PM: Rantoul Township
1:30 PM: Carterville
1:45 PM: Mt. Zion
2:00 PM: Mater Dei
2:15 PM: Paxton-Buckley-Loda
2:30 PM: Mt. Carmel

2:45 PM: Break

Class 3A
3:00 PM: Richland County
3:15 PM: Newton
3:30 PM: Civic Memorial
3:45 PM: Monticello

4:00 PM: EIU Marching Band

4:15 PM: Awards

Class 4A
5:30 PM: Urbana
5:45 PM: Mattoon
6:00 PM: Triad

6:15 PM: Break

Class 5A
6:30 PM: Granite City
6:45 PM: Belleville West
7:00 PM: Champaign Centennial
7:15 PM: Joliet West
7:30 PM: Mahomet-Seymour
7:45 PM: EIU Marching Band

8:15 PM: Awards

Festival Address - 600 Lincoln Ave., Charleston, IL 61920

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Last Updated On: 09-21-2016