Congratulations MHS Winterguard!!!
Posted on May 4, 2016 by wildcatband
Congratulations to the MHS Winterguard for receiving FIRST PLACE in the “Independent Regional A” category at the Winterguard Arizona (WGAZ) Championships on Friday, April 1st!!!
Winter Jazz Ensemble!!!
Posted on April 10, 2016 by wildcatband
Congratulations to the Wildcat Jazz Ensemble for earning a Superior Rating and THIRD PLACE in the High School Division at the Highland HS/ASU Jazz Festival last weekend!!!
ABODA State Marching Band Championships (November 14th, 2015)
Posted on November 15th, 2015 by wildcatband
Ladies and gentlemen, for the second year in-a-row, I’d like to introduce you to the ABODA State Division III Marching Band Champions… the Mesquite High School Wildcat Marching Band!!! Congratulations to the WMB for earning the First Place trophy and ALL FIVE Outstanding Performance caption awards at Glendale Community College. A bonus to the group for winning the Championships, the WMB received the honor of performing one more time in front of a packed GCC stadium in an Encore Performance. What an incredible ending to an incredible ABODA season.
ABODA State Marching Band Festival (November 7th, 2015)
Posted on November 8th, 2015 by wildcatband
A huge “Congratulations!” to the Wildcat Marching Band on their performance at the ABODA State Marching Band Festival at McClintock High School. The band received a “Superior with Distinction” rating, all five Outstanding Performance caption awards, and the highest score out of 27 bands in the Division III festival. The WMB has extended their 2015 season by qualifying for the ABODA State Marching Band Championships at Glendale Community College on Saturday, November 14th.
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Mountain View Invitational (October 31, 2015)
Posted on November 1st, 2015 by wildcatband
The Wildcat Marching Band continues to gain strength as we near the ed of our 2015 competition season. Congratulations as the WMB earn the First-Place trophy, a “Superior with Distinction” rating and all five Outstanding Performance caption awards at the Mountain View HS “Marching at the Mountain” Invitational.
Casa Grande Invitational (October 24, 2015)
Posted on October 25th, 2015 by wildcatband
The Wildcat Marching Band continues their successful run on this 2015 marching season! A huge “Congratulations!” as they earn the First-Place trophy at the Casa Grande Fall Classic, a more competitive, circuit-style marching band competition sponsored by the newly-formed Arizona Marching Band Association (AzMBA). In addition, the WMB earned the Outstanding Performace caption awards in all five categories: Music, Visual, General Effect, Percussion and Auxiliary (Colorguard). Way to Rock, Wildcats!!!
ASU Band Day (October 17, 2015)
Posted on October 20th, 2015 by wildcatband
Congratulations to the Wildcat Marching Band for their First-Place victory in the Division III category at the Arizona State University Band Day Competition at Sun Devil Stadium on Saturday, October 17th! The WMB also earned the Outstanding Performance captions in ALL FIVE areas: Music, Visual, General Effects, Percussion and Auxillary (Colorguard).
They received a score of 78.64 which earned them an ABODA rating of “EXCELLENT,” as well as the coveted “Robert ‘Coach’ Fleming Outstanding Band Award” traveling trophy for the second-year-in-a-row! The band also had the fourth highest score for the entire competition (out of 30 competing bands) and our colorguard unit took the highest auxiliary score for the entire competition!!! Great job Wildcats- we’re so proud of you all for your hard work and your accomplishments. Keep it up!