Medina band earns 1st place at Webster competition

Posted 9 October 2022 at 2:08 pm

Photos and information courtesy of Medina Band Boosters

WEBSTER – On Saturday, Webster Central School hosted a marching band competition, which was Medina’s  fourth competition this season.

A total of 10 bands in five different classifications presented their shows. In SS1 Medina earned 1st place with a score of 82.825 followed by East Irondequoit with 82.55. Both of these bands are under the direction of  Medina band alumni.

In SS3 Leroy took 1st place with 71.675 followed by Marcus Whitman with  71.1. Greece took 1st place in LS3 with 75.9 followed by Hilton w/73.4. In LS2 West Seneca earned 1st place with 80.65 followed by Webster with 79.175.

There were two national bands competing and Victor earned 1st place with 85.925 followed by Lancaster with 84.025.

Medina’s next competition is Saturday in Victor.

It takes support from the Medina Band Boosters and the community to put the Medina band on the road week to week. These four people are a crew who unload equipment needed for the band performance, from left: Chad Kenward, Jason Clare, Dennis Wright and Art Clare.

Some of the Medina band staff include Diana Baker, Matthew Jaeger, Steve House and Kyla Leno.