The Topeka West High School Marching Band just returned from a very successful trip to the Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia. The band performed at half time of the football game on December 31st.
The Topeka West band also participated in a band competition while in Atlanta. Band Director Barry Evans reports the percussion ensemble received a gold rating or 1st place. The jazz band captured first place. In color guard competition, band members received a rating of 96 out of 100 points. In the marching band field show, Topeka West received a gold rating or 1st place. The band also was named grand champion in the field show competition.