ACHS marching band wins Grand Champion trophy

The Appomattox County High School Raiders marching band won the Grand Champion Award at the 40th Anniversary 2019 Brick Capital Classic in Sanford, N.C. on Saturday. 

Appomattox was the highest scoring band of the day in Division 1A and 2A, earning a Superior rating. 

The Raiders received first place awards in the categories of Music, Marching, General Effect, Percussion, and Color Guard. A second place award was given for the Drum Major category. 

The Grand Champion Award trophy is presented to the band with the highest overall score of the day in their division. Only one trophy is given per division. 

The Nov. 13 edition of the Times Virginian will include an ACHS marching band article with an interview of Band Director Bryan Allgood and full band photo.