Charger band ends season with its best placement, score

Hamilton High School Marching Band completed its best competitive marching band season Oct. 19 at state competition. The Charger Marching Band took second place with a score of 84.3 – its highest placement and score – at the Wisconsin State Music Association Marching Band Championships held at University of Wisconsin -Whitewater Warhawk Stadium.5 band members with wsma trophy

The event put an exclamation point on a remarkable season in which the band took only first and second places at all competitive appearances. In addition, it was awarded Best Musical Presentation trophy at an Oct. 5 competition.

The band now transitions to concert season and will present on Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. a free concert of classic band literature and holiday favorites in the Hamilton Fine Arts Center (HFAC), W220N6151 Town Line Rd., Sussex. The jazz bands kick off their concert season Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. with a free concert in the HFAC.

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