Marching Panthers roll in Blue Springs

BY SAM SCINTA
WEEKLY REPORTER

(Photos by Heather Jones)

Make it two for two for the O’Fallon Township High School Marching Panthers.

The band this past weekend traveled to the Kansas City, Missouri, suburb of Blue Springs to compete in the Blue Springs Golden Regiment Invitational, and again, the Marching Panthers came away as best in show.

OTHS scored a 76.85 in Finals on Saturday evening, more than three points ahead of second place Bellevue West from Nebraska. Bellevue West is a consistent finalist at the Bands of America St. Louis Super Regional and figures to be in the mix for the top 14 yet again when the competition returns to the Edward Jones Dome in just a few weeks.

Blue Valley West (Kansas) took home third in Finals with a 72.00, ahead of Camdenton (Missouri) and Blue Valley (Kansas) for the top five.

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