The TCGC State Championships will be held on April 2-3 at the Reed Arena in College Station. DS Varsity Winterguard will compete in Prelims on April 2nd at 2:46pm. The top 15 finishers will compete in the Finals, which begins at 8:17pm and ends at 10:17pm on that same day. DS Winter Drumline competes on April 3rd, with a performance time of 4:50pm. For tickets, directions and more, visit the TCGC website.
The Varsity Winterguard and Winter Drumline will finish their seasons with a trip to compete in the WGI World Championships, held in Dayton, Ohio. The Varsity Winterguard is seeded 3rd going into this national competition! Schedules are as follows:
Varsity Winterguard is competing in the Scholastic A division. Their prelims performance is on Thursday, April 7th at 4:44pm (PLEASE NOTE THAT DAYTON IS ON EASTERN STANDARD TIME, ONE HOUR AHEAD OF TEXAS). Semi-finals will be held on Friday, April 8th from 10:00am – 3:39pm (check the WGI website for advancing teams/performance times once prelims are over); and finals will be held on Saturday, April 9th from 12:05pm – 3:31pm (check the WGI website for advancing schools/performance times after semi-finals are over).
Winter Drumline will be competing in the Percussion Scholastic Marching Open division. Their prelims performance is Friday, April 15 at 7:00pm. (PLEASE NOTE THAT DAYTON IS ON EASTERN STANDARD TIME, ONE HOUR AHEAD OF TEXAS). The top 2 teams in each of the four rounds, plus the next 7 highest-scoring teams, will advance to the finals, to be held on Saturday, April 16 from 9:00am-11:40am (check the WGI website for advancing teams/performance times once prelims are over).
Both the Winterguard and the Winter Drumline competitions will be webcast live by WGI. For details about viewing the webcast, or scheduling/ rounds results, please visit the WGI website.
Good luck to all our students performing as well as our Directors, and a huge thank-you to the volunteers who are making a huge commitment so that this can happen!