Feb 2 - Northmont High School

Feb 2 - Northmont High School
February 2, 2020
Clayton, OH

Northmont High School
4916 National Rd
Clayton, OH 45315

Spectator Information


Adults (age 19 and over) - $10
Seniors (62 and up) - $8
Students (age 7-18) - $7
Children (6 & Under) - FREE

There is no charge for parking.

Director Information

Timing Line

Vertical--from the perspective of the audience, groups will enter from the back left and exit to the back right. PLEASE NOTE: At this site, groups exit directly to the outside/reload area. Please bring appropriate footwear.

Flow & Site Maps



Location: TBD

Percussion & Winds Critique: 11:55 am
Color Guard Critique: 4:10pm- Ken Giese will not be at Critique.

Starting in 2020, MEPA will utilize the critique sign-up option available in CompetitionSuite. CompetitionSuite sign-ups will open once the schedule is released and will close on at 11pm EST on the Wednesday prior to the event.

Groups who have signed up will be taken in performance order. If a unit does not sign up prior to the deadline on CompetitionSuite, the unit representative may ask to be seen after the units that have signed up if time allows.

Please check in with the MEPA representative when you arrive at the critique location to ensure your group will be called. Start times are approximate.

Color Guard Music Upload

Directors may upload their performance music in a MP3 or WAV file via CompetitionSuite. Using this system is not required and groups can use their own CD or sound device if desired. Instructions on uploading music. CompetitionSuite uploads will shut down on at 11pm EST on the Wednesday prior to the event.


Available via CompetitionSuite.

Emergency/Day of Show Contact

Wyatt Heinz, Contest Administrator & Site Manager
[email protected]
937-542-1789 (text communication preferred)

Judge Information


EquipmentSam Gervaise
MovementKim Kuhn
Design AnalysisKen Giese
General Effect 1Jim Brooks
General Effect 2Sal Salas


EFF-Music/ArtistryChad Heiny
EFF-VisualFrank Miller
MusicJJ Pipitone
VisualJason Harvey


Music AnalysisDave Kaiser
Visual AnalysisJohn Turner
Overall EffectGreg Mills


Marc Zirille

Performance Order

Winds and Percussion groups will perform first.

Final schedule will be released approximately 2 weeks prior to the event.

Commentary Test - Winds
Commentary Test Group
Winds Scholastic A
Hamilton High School Winter Winds
Winds Independent Open
Inertia Independent Winds
Commentary Test - Perc
Commentary Test Group
Percussion Scholastic Regional A
Brookville High School Winter Percussion
Preble Shawnee Indoor Percussion
Percussion Scholastic A
Loveland High School Indoor Drumline
Troy Indoor Percussion
Hamilton High School Indoor Marching Percussion Ensemble
Northeastern Indoor Percussion
Kettering Fairmont
Northmont Indoor Percussion
Bellbrook High School Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Beavercreek Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Sycamore High School Winter Drumline
Percussion Independent A
Worthington Indoor Percussion
Percussion Scholastic World
Lebanon High School Drumline
Percussion Independent World
Commentary Test - Guard
Commentary Test Group
Elementary Flag Line
Centerville Elementary Guard
Senior Flag Line
Brookville High School Color Guard
Elementary Color Guard
Northmont Wee Bolts Winterguard
The Little Belles
Lebanon Little Arrows
Junior Color Guard
Mad River Junior Winter Guard
Centerville Jr Guard
Bellbrook Middle School
Scholastic Regional AA
Preble Shawnee Winterguard
Scholastic Regional A
Clinton-Massie Winter Guard
Springboro High School Winterguard (JV)
Xenia Winterguard
Northmont JV Guard
Beavercreek High School Winter Guard (RA)
Lebanon High School JV Winterguard
Scholastic AA
Hamilton Winter Guard
Walter E. Stebbins High School
Scholastic A
Springboro High School Winterguard (Varsity)
Northmont High School Varsity Guard
Beavercreek High School Winter Guard (A)
Lebanon High School Winterguard
Scholastic Open
Centerville HS
Scholastic World
Miamisburg World Guard
Bellbrook High School
Independent World
Exhibition General
Miami Valley Adaptive Color Guard