Sweeping the category awards, Galesburg High School's Marching Streaks won Class AAA overall honors and grand champion honors Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, at the Maple Leaf Marching Band Classic in Geneseo.
The Marching Streaks amassed 923 points in the competition and earned honors for best winds, best percussion, best drum major and best color guard.
The 119-member band's program is called "Out West" and features "The Ecstacy of Gold" from "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly;" the main theme from "The Magnificent Seven;" "The Last Stage Coach Heist," by Travis Weller; and "Wanted Dead or Alive" by Bon Jovi.
Drum majors are Chloe Day, Connor Lofing, Maisey Behrens and Eliza Karlin. The band's directors are Andy Empey, Danny Matthew, Devin Cano and Nick McKinney.