OSWEGO, NY – Despite the best performance of the year, the Oswego High School Marching Bucs did not qualify for the evening finals at the Bands of America Region in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
Oswego participated along with 19 other bands in the regional competition at Eastern Michigan University.
The ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œAsian DancesÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â program was well-received by the audience, but the Bucs were unable to advance to the finals.
A week from this Sunday night, the Marching Bucs will be joining the other bands in the National Division at the New York State Field Band Conference Championships at the Carrier Dome.
However, before they head for Syracuse there is one final regular season show.
This Saturday, the Bucs will be competing in the Central Square event.
Oswego will take to the field for competition at 8:27 p.m. and joining them in the National Division will be Cicero-North Syracuse and Liverpool.
The show will start at 6:30 p.m. with Johnstown and Phoenix in the Small School 2 Division and following them will be Central Square and Baldwinsville at Large School 2 and New Hartford, Jordan-Elbridge and East Syracuse-Minoa in Small School 1.