The Allen County-Scottsville Patriot Band placed third overall Saturday at the Derby City Classic band festival at Pleasure Ridge Park High School in Louisville. The festival featured 10 bands from across the state.
AC-S finished the day with a score of 65.50, seven points below the top score posted by Louisville Eastern (72.00). Louisville Male placed second with a score of 68.70. The Patriot Band was first among the two Class 3A bands participating in the event. The Patriot color guard was selected as the top overall guard unit in the festival as well as first in their class.
AC-S will return to the festival circuit on Saturday, October 7, participating in the South Oldham Festival of Bands.