CAPTION AWARDS

In 1989, caption awards were presented for the first time to the top scoring large bands and small bands based upon preliminary scores in the captions of music, marching, general effect, and auxiliary/guard (later auxiliary/guard)  In 1992, caption awards were expanded to include percussion.  In 2012, small and large band categories were replaced with Classes AAA, AA, and A.

 

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2017 Top Scoring Bands in Music
Place Class AAA Class AA Class A Finals
1 Noblesville Centerville Monroe Central (Parker City) Noblesville
2 Jay County Hagerstown Bedford North Lawrence (Bedford) Jay County (Portland)
3 Winchester Community Decatur County (Greensburg) Blue River Valley (New Castle) Winchester Community
4 Kokomo Mooresville Cowan (Muncie) Anderson
5 Anderson Yorktown Sheridan Kokomo

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2017 Top Scoring Bands in Marching/Visual
Place Class AAA Class AA Class A Finals
1 Noblesville Decatur County (Greensburg) Monroe Central (Parker City) Noblesville
2 Winchester Community Hagerstown Bedford North Lawrence (Bedford) Winchester Community
3 Kokomo Centerville Blue River Valley (New Castle) Anderson
4 Jay County (Portland) Yorktown Cowan (Muncie) Jay County (Portland)
5 Anderson Mooresville Lincoln (Cambridge City) Kokomo

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2017 Top Scoring Bands in General Effect
Place Class AAA Class AA Class A Finals
1 Noblesville Centerville Monroe Central (Parker City) Noblesville
2 Jay County (Portland) Hagerstown Bedford North Lawrence (Bedford) Winchester Community
3 Kokomo Decatur County (Greensburg) Blue River Valley (New Castle) Jay County (Portland)
4 Winchester Community Mooresville Cowan (Muncie) Northeastern (Fountain City)
5 Northeastern (Fountain City) Yorktown Sheridan Kokomo

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2017 Top Scoring Bands in Auxiliary/Color Guard
Place Class AAA Class AA Class A
1 Kokomo Centerville Blue River Valley (New Castle)
2 Noblesville Decatur County (Greensburg) Bedford North Lawrence (Bedford)
3 Northeastern (Fountain City) Elwood Cloverdale
4 Winchester Community Mooresville Wabash
5 Jay County (Portland Yorktown Frankfort

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2017 Top Scoring Bands in Percussion
Place Class AAA Class AA Class A
1 Noblesville Decatur County (Greensburg) Monroe Central (Parker City)
2 Jay County (Portland) Centerville Wabash
3 Northeastern (Fountain City) Yorktown Frankfort
4 Winchester Community Eastern Greene (Bloomfield) North Daviess (Elnora)
5 Richmond Hagerstown Cowan (Muncie)