Lincoln Marching Rails Earn Top Honors at Ft. Dodge Invitational

Congratulations to the Lincoln Marching Rails.  The band competed in Fort Dodge this weekend at the North Central Iowa Marching Band Invitational and marched away with several honors.  

Lincoln not only took 1st place in class 4A division but also won the Overall Championship Award as the Best Marching Band of the day.  The marching band also set a personal best by receiving their highest score ever achieved at this competition.

In addition, Lincoln also received awards for:

  • Best Drumline
  • Best Brass
  • Best Marching Execution

After its outstanding results in Ft. Dodge, Lincoln is now preparing for a major competition closer to home. The marching band will appear at Valleyfest on Saturday, October 6th, performing at 1:15 at the Valley High School Stadium. 

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