Feb 25 - Trent Arena (WAITLIST)

Feb 25 - Trent Arena (WAITLIST)
February 25, 2023
Kettering, OH

James S. Trent Arena
3301 Shroyer Rd
Kettering, OH 45429

Spectator Information


Adults (age 19 and over) - $15
Seniors & Students - $10
Children (6 & Under) - FREE

Director Information

Timing Line

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

Flow & Site Maps

Attached below.

Spiel Sheets

Spiel sheet information is submitted via CompetitionSuite on the Administration tab. Select Mid East Performance Association along the left-hand side. Anything in parentheses will not be announced, so please provide pronunciation help for show titles or director names that our announcer may have trouble with.


MEPA will utilize the critique sign-up option available in CompetitionSuite 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. Start times are approximate.

Location: TBA
Color Guard Critique: TBA
Percussion & Winds Critique: TBA

If a group does not sign up prior to the deadline on CompetitionSuite, the group 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.

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

Jon Shaw, Contest Administrator & Site Manager
[email protected] - 312-493-6734 (text communication preferred)

Judge Information

All panels are tentative and subject to change.

Design AnalysisJohn Demkowicz
General Effect 1
General Effect 2
PERCEFF-Music/ArtistryClif Walker
VisualKen Giese
WINDSMusic AnalysisZach Greenwalt
Visual AnalysisClif Walker
Overall EffectKen Giese

Performance Order: Color Guard - Percussion - Winds
(subject to change)

Percussion Scholastic Concert A
Clinton-Massie Winter Percussion
West Clermont HS
Senior Flag Line
Eaton High School JV Winterguard
Elementary Color Guard
Franklin Elementary Wildkittens
Miamisburg Sweethearts
Northmont Wee Bolts Winterguard
The Little Belles
Junior Color Guard
Bellbrook Middle School
Forest Hills (JCG)
Franklin Junior High Winter Guard
Kettering Juniors
Kings Juniors
Mad River Junior Winter Guard
Percussion Scholastic Regional A
Impulse Drumline
Northeastern Indoor Percussion
Ross High School
Scholastic Regional AA
Bellbrook Junior Varsity Winterguard
Butler High School Winterguard
Eaton High School Varsity Winterguard
Goshen High School Winterguard
Indian Lake Winter Guard
Randolph Southern Color Guard
West Clermont Winter Guard
Percussion Scholastic A
Bellbrook High School Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Fairborn High School Indoor Drumline
Milford Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Oak Hills Indoor Percussion Ensemble
Troy Indoor Percussion
Scholastic Regional A
Clinton-Massie Winter Guard
Fairfield High School Varsity Winter Guard
Grove City High School Waitlist
Kettering Fairmont HS JV Waitlist
Lakota West Winter Guard Waitlist
Lloyd Memorial Varsity Winterguard
Marysville Winterguard
Moeller/MND Winter Guard
Northmont JV Guard
Simon Kenton Winter Guard
Troy HS
Xenia Winterguard
Scholastic AA
Alter High School Winterguard
Dixie Heights Winter Guard
Elder High School Winterguard
Miamisburg A Guard
Walter E. Stebbins High School
Percussion Scholastic Open
Kettering Fairmont
Scholastic A
Forest Hills
Franklin HS Winter Guard
Hamilton High School Winter Guard
Kettering Fairmont High School
Kings HS
Westland High School Winter Guard Waitlist
Percussion Scholastic World
Centerville Winter Drumline
Scholastic Open
Bellbrook High School
Centerville HS
Percussion Independent World
Rhythm X (PIW)
Exhibition General
Miami Valley Adaptive Color Guard
Winds Scholastic A
Carlisle Winds
Colerain Winds
Simon Kenton Indoor Winds
Winds Scholastic Open
Miamisburg HS Winds
Winds Independent Open
Valhalla Winds