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2015 Open Class Preliminary Scores

1 .Buccaneers 97.23 2. Cadets2 95.78 3. Caballeros 95.20 4. Minnesota Brass 94.98 5. Kidsgrove Scouts 92.35 6. Atlanta CV 91.80 7. Fusion Core...
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2015 Class A Preliminary Scores

1. Govenaires 82.85 2. Alliance 80.83 3. Kilties 74.70 4. Cincinnati Tradition 72.95 5. Chops, Inc. 70.85 6. Erie Thunderbirds 70.05 7. Excelsior...
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2015 I&E / Mini Corps Results

Congratulations to all of our performers! Complete Results
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I & E Schedules

Whether you are scheduled to perform in Individual and Ensemble (I&E) events this weekend in Rochester, or you just want to watch the...
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DCA PRELIMS SCHEDULE

The competition between the corps has been fierce this year, especially over the past 2 weeks. YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR THE PRELIMS SCHEDULE, HERE...
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“Kidsgrove Scouts Return to DCA in 2015″

  American history will show that there have beenBritish invasions to our country during the Revolutionary War and during the 1960’s...
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Secaucus Show Cancelled

THE SECAUCUS KIWANIS CLUB HAS CANCELLED TONIGHT’S CONTEST IN SECAUCUS NJ.
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It is with Great Sadness. . .

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of one of our own, Eddie Griffin, a DCA judge. Our condolences to Marty Griffin, also a...
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Atlanta CV: Changes for Success

  At many times in our daily lives we make changes or adapt to changes that were made for us. Whether it is in the work place, our homes or...
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DCA’s Latest Comeback Corps!

Welcome back Chops Inc. to the 2015 competition field! Chops is the second corps this season to have successfully completed the DCA member...
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Meet Lou and Lois Tierno

We are all familiar with famous couples throughout our lives. Bill and Hillary Clinton, Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball, Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn...
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Welcome Erie Thunderbirds…

Welcome. . . Drum Corps Associates newest member the Erie Thunderbirds Drum and Bugle Corps from Erie, Pa. The evaluation has been going on for...
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DCA Championships 2016 & 2017

And the contract goes to. . . Rochester NY!!!! Again, the team from Visit Rochester comes up with the best plan to host DCA championship weekend....
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Meet Jeremy Mensing

DCA is excited to welcome Jeremy Mensing as the newest staff member. Jeremy is a director of graphic design in real life and will be using his...
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Meet DCA: Who is Brian Maroldt

Who is Brian Maroldt In our everyday lives we sometimes have goals that we set or plans that we make. Sometimes they succeed and sometimes they...
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2015 Administrative Changes

DCA Administrative Changes Along with the competitive rules changes there were administrative changes, of significance was the end of the...
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Hawthorne Caballeros Open House Success

The Hawthorne Caballeros fresh off a very highly successful 2014 season, have reloaded for the 2015 season at a great Open House weekend. All...
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The Results Are In!!!!

The 2014 DCA Winter Meeting is complete! Many positive things were accomplished and will change the face and scope of DCA as we move into the...
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Plans Announced for “DCX: The Drum Corps Experience” Online Museum

Plans are announced for the launch of DCX: The Drum Corps Experience online museum, showcasing the fascinating evolution and colorful history of...
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Tierno named DCA Treasurer

On the recommendation of the DCA Executive Board, Louis Tierno, former Assistant Director of the Reading Buccaneers, was unanimously approved to...
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A Message from the Corso Family……

  The family of Michael “Red” Corso would like to thank everyone for their heartfelt expressions of sympathy and support. You...
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Run, Bailey, Run!

DCA Secretary Glen Johnson with Bailey, who did a great job as runner at the July 19 contest in Secaucus, NJ, sponsored by the local Kiwanis...
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DCA Honors Moe Knox in Bridgeport, CT

In April at the DCA Spring meeting, it was voted unanimously to honor longtime drum corps photographer Moe Knox with the first ever DCA Heritage...
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The Bushwackers Perform at the Special Olympics

On Friday June 20, 2014, the Bushwackers Drum & Bugle Corps had the honor of performing for thousands of athletes, coaches, supporters, and a...
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Connecticut Hurricanes Celebrate Sixty Years in 2014

  Drum corps records will show that the Connecticut Hurricanes were originated in 1955, but it was actually back in 1932 that the actual...
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DCA’s Fifty Years of History

  In 2014 Drum Corps Associates is celebrating its Golden Anniversary as we need to start at the beginning on how this all came about. The...
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The Drum and Bugle Corps World has lost one of its biggest fans

Gladys Maye Garr, 87 of Auburn went to watch the Big Corps in heaven on Monday, April 07, 2014. Together with her late husband Mel, they owned...
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George Hayek, Sixty-Eight Years and Counting

Many of us have heard the commercial on the television or radio regarding the most interesting man in the world. The drum corps community has one...
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Eric Brust: DCA’s Man Behind The Web

  Early last spring, Drum Corps Associates unveiled its new web site that made it more modern, eye catching, and easier to use by the...
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The Dansville White Sabers and Their Story

“We are humbled” were the first words uttered from director Leslie Amico during our interview. It seemed to be a consistent thread throughout the...
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Drum Corps United Kingdom Crowns New Champions

DCUK 2013 – Champions have been crowned On Saturday 21st September, Drum Corps United Kingdom held the 34th British Drum Corps...
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Did you know? New York Skyliners

The first corps ever to win a DCA contest were the New York Skyliners! Sky won DCA’s inaugural contest on June 6, 1964 in New Haven, CT ,...
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