The NESBA Champion Mansfield High School Percussion Ensemble has taken their “Sketches of a Latin Groove” 2013 show on the road to Dayton Ohio for the WGI World Championships. In the preliminary round on Thursday night (4/18) They are going head-to-head with 11 other concert scholastic open groups including groups from South Carolina, North Carolina, Illinois, California, New Hampshire, Indiana, Virginia, Mississippi, Michigan and Tennessee. Of the 12 groups competing in the preliminary round, 7 will advance to the World Championship round to be played out Friday night at the Wright State University Nutter Center Arena.
Mansfield announced as the bronze medalists in 2013 WGI World Championship Competition! Congratulations and big thanks to all the hardworking students and staff for putting on an unforgettable show and making us all so proud to be a part of it!
Mansfield takes the floor at the Wright State Nutter Center for their fnal competitive performance of the 2013 season. This performance is for the whole enchilada – The world championship rests on the next 4 minutes! Go get it Mansfield!
Mansfield Percussion emerges from the preliminary round in 2nd place with a score of 95.25, just 6/10ths of a point out of first place! A gap that can be easily overcome in the Championship round. Go Mansfield!
See preliminary results for all units at the WGI official website here.
Mansfield Percussion taking the floor now in WGI preliminary competition