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The Top 30

HornRank Podcast

1801 Rankings

Carmel adds to streak of BOA championship wins

This is the band's 21st regional champion title and marks almost two years since they've attended a BOA event they didn't win.

1801 Rankings

Top 30 Rankings — Sept. 18, 2018 (Week 1)

In the first rankings of 2018, Carmel retains the top spot, but many Texas groups find themselves in new spots.

Oxford Finals

McAllen Finals — Sept. 22, 2018

Midland Finals — Sept. 22, 2018

Oxford Finals — Sept. 22, 2018

Full finals competition recap from the McAllen, Midland, and Oxford regionals on Sept. 22, 2018.

Oxford Prelims

McAllen Prelims — Sept. 22, 2018

Midland Prelims — Sept. 22, 2018

Oxford Prelims — Sept. 22, 2018

Full prelims competition recap from the McAllen, Midland, and Oxford regionals on Sept. 22, 2018.

Claudia Taylor Johnson

McAllen Regional Preview

Claudia Taylor Johnson headlines the increasingly competitive South Texas regional which features eight returning finalists.

Timber Creek

Midland Regional Preview

Coppell and Timber Creek continue to develop their rivalry at this early season regional in West Texas.


Oxford Regional Preview

Carmel and Centerville headline this first-weekend regional in Southwest Ohio.

Pennington Field in HEB ISD

Venues confirmed for BOA regionals in Dallas and South Carolina

Both high school stadiums have hosted many marching contests before, but never a BOA regional.

Yager Stadium at Miami University

Dayton Regional relocated to Miami University

Miami University last hosted a BOA regional in 2007.

Kennesaw Mountain performs at the Mercedez-Benz Stadium

MFA releases 2018 schedule, changes to super regionals and nationals

The new schedule contains one notable absence.

Jeremy Earnhart

Jeremy Earnhart named chief operating officer at MFA

The Texas fine arts administrator will begin his duties in early January.


Top 30 Rankings — Nov. 14, 2017 (Week 10)

Carmel takes back the top spot after becoming the first band to win every caption at Grand Nats.


BOA releases updated rulebook

The modifications include changes to adjudication sheets and rules on tiebreakers.


2017 fall schedule

It may just be getting cold outside, but it's time to start planning for fall 2017.