Eisenhower, Henry Ford, Utica, and Stevenson bands received the top Division 1 ratings from judges at the annual Michigan School Band & Orchestra Association (MSBOA) District 16 Marching Band Festival.
Marching bands from Macomb and Oakland Counties performed the week of Oct. 7 at the festival, held at Stevenson High School.
Each school’s performance was graded by three judges, one each for music, marching, and general effect.
The UCS bands performed their half-time shows at the festival:
- Utica High School - “Bond James Bond,”
- Ford II High School - “Life’s a Beach”
- Eisenhower Eagles - “Legends of Rock”
- Stevenson High School - “Vegas, Baby!”