The Montgomery Catholic Marching Knights competed at the Dixieland Marching Band Invitational in Brewton in late October 2016.
The Montgomery Catholic Band received straight Superiors in Brewton including Drum Major, Percussion, and Color Guard.
Montgomery Catholic junior Henry Petters won Best-in-Class Drum Major at the 2016 Dixieland Marching Band Invitational.
The Band received straight Superiors across the board in every caption from all three Band judges including Drum Major, Percussion, and Color Guard. Additionally, junior Henry Petters won Best-in-Class Drum Major – Petters is the third Montgomery Catholic Drum Major in a row to do this at at least one contest.
The MCPS Marching Band came in a close second place in their class, less than 1.5 points away taking Best-in-Class. The band members did a great job representing their school while interacting with other programs at the competition.
The members of the 2016 Montgomery Catholic Marching Band are:
Drum Major – Henry Petters with Skye Alexander, Ryan Avery, Maria Barragan, Anna Catherine Barranco, David Bender,Erica Blackburn, Jasmine Blakeney, Nick Bowden, Adam Bristol, Marie Bristol, KK Brunson, Ralph Clements, Jesus Coloa, Robert Crawford, Alyssa Decker, Carlo DeJesus, Lainie Doyle, Isabelle Dubon, Mai Ellington, Daniel Gacha, Angela Gier, Jonah Gier, Ezequiel Gonzalez, Francisco Gonzalez, Jonathan Guevara, Victoria Hall, Ashley Hayes, Cheyenne Hayes, Julliana Hincapie, Savannah Johnson, Ashleigh Little, Maddie Losik, Veronica Masters, Koen McDaniel, Zach Moore, Jevon Murdock, Molly Nicklay, Charlie O’Donnell, Isabella Padilla, Jackson Penso, Katie Perkins, Jeremy Ramirez, Annie Reed, Emily Riggles, Darian Riley, Janie Roberts, Giovanna Cretosi-Bissi, Emily Talbot, Maggie Tippett, Ricky Treloar, Hannah Vaccaro, Chris Waring, Angela Wheat, Cacey Williams, and Band Aides Hudson Chase, Cecelia Crawford, Andres Lemuz, Maggie Turner. Led by Band Director Mr. Alex Johnson, Color Guard sponsors Mrs. Sarah Rech and Mrs. Maggie O’Donnell.