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16th Annual Tiger Ambush Classic

September 21, 2024

Edwardsville District 7

Sports Complex

Entry Fee: $300

Early Bird Entry Fee: $250 (If paid by July 1st)

Please make checks payable to:

Edwardsville High School Band Boosters


Highlights Include:

- Two award ceremonies (1 for A/AA and 1 for AAA/AAAA)

- Artificial field turf performance field

- Fully lined music/physical warm-up fields

- Excellent judging panel

- Early afternoon/evening contest

- Easy access to I-70, I-55, and I-270

- Great concessions

- Classification by band size (winds and percussion)

2024 Judging Panel:

Music -

Music -

Music Effect - 

Visual -

Visual GE - 

Color Guard - 

Percussion - 

2024 Participating Bands

Belleville East HS

Breese Central Community HS

Civic Memorial HS

Francis Howell HS

Francis Howell North HS

Highland HS

Lafayette HS

Mattoon HS

Northwest HS

O'Fallon Township HS

Parkway North HS

Parkway South HS

Parkway West HS

Pekin Community HS

Salem HS

Timberland HS

Trophies Awarded:

- 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in each class

- Outstanding Percussion in each class

- Outstanding Color Guard in each class

- Outstanding Music in each class

- Outstanding Visual in each class

- Class A/AA Grand Champion

- Class AAA/AAAA Grand Champion

Contact Information:

Ryan Lipscomb

Director of Bands - Contest Coordinator


office: 618-655-6766

Rob Kirbach

Band Booster President


Edwardsville High School

6161 Center Grove Rd.

Edwardsville, IL 62025

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