Wando’s marching band wins regional title during weekend competition

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MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (WCBD) – Congratulations are in order for the Wando High School Marching Band!

The group, known as The Warriors, earned first place in the Bands of America Regional Competition and won the overall awards for outstanding music performance and outstanding visual performance during the day-long event with their show “By A Thread.”

We are told 23 other bands from across the southeast participated in the event over the weekend in Gaffney, South Carolina.

This was the group’s first appearance in the competition.

In two weeks, they’ll compete at another regional event. If they do well enough there, the band will compete for the national title in November.

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