Their first performance competition was Music in the Castle where they earned first place Color Guard and third place in Class 2A and were selected as the featured band on the Bristol Herald Courier Article about Music in the Castle. The students continued to work hard and improve their show over the past two weeks and their hard work paid off.
On Saturday, October 15, 2016, the Mighty Warrior Marching Band traveled to Letcher County to perform in the Letcher County Marching Invitational. The band came home with superior recognitions of just how their hard work and dedication has paid off. During the 2015 Marching season, the Mighty Warrior Marching band earned the title of Grand Champions at the Letcher County Marching Invitational. This year, out of fourteen bands, they returned as Reserved Grand Champions. In their class, they earned first place ranking in Drum Major, Percussion, Color Guard, Music, Marching, General Effects, and Class.
In this up and coming weekend, The Mighty Warrior Band will perform in two competitions. State Marching Assessment in Richlands, Virginia where the band hopes to earn a Superior Rating and a shot at being recognized as a Virginia Honor Band. The second competition of the day will be at the Tazewell Marching Invitational at Tazewell High School. Please come and show your support as these young musicians showcase their continued progress and appreciation for music.