KIDA Units Represent at WGI World Championships
4 Color Guard Units represented the KIDA circuit at this year’s WGI World Championships.
In the Scholastic World competition, Mechanicsburg HS (Mechanicsburg, PA) brought down the house with their 2015 production “Every 40 Seconds”. The guard moved up a placement in the finals competition, finishing 6th overall in their 2nd year in Scholastic World. In addition, they received the even bigger honor of being voted the “Fan’s Favorite” by the spectators.
SW Finals – 6th place – 89.95
SW Semi-Finals – 7th place – 87.90
SW Prelims – 7th place – 86.80
In the Scholastic A division, Cumberland Valley HS (Mechanicsburg, PA) solidified their place in the Scholastic A Semifinals competition with their 2015 production “Caged Heart”. Their strong prelims performance put them in the top 32 at Xavier’s Cintas Center on Thursday, advancing them to the semifinals competition at Nutter Center on Friday. They ended their season in 45th place in the field of 122.
SA Semi-Finals – 7th in Round – 80.260
SA Prelims – 4th in Round – 83.910
Also performing at the WGI World Championships in the Scholastic A division, Urbana HS finished their season on Thursday at the Wright State University Nutter Center with their production “The End of an Era”. They ended their run finishing 42nd out of 61 at their prelims site.
SA Prelims – 8th in Round – 74.060
In the Independent A division, Towson University had their strongest performance to date of their show entitled “…Of a Feather”. The Towson University Winter Guard finished in 55th in the Independent A division.
IA Prelims – 9th in Round – 75.170