The Rolla High School Marching Bulldog Brigade continued to experience success at the 50th Annual Marching Band Festival in Washington High School on October 6, 2018. The Brigade received first place in the Class 3A preliminary competition with caption awards for outstanding music, visuals and auxiliary. Later that evening, the Brigade scored a season high 87.93 points during the finals competition leading to a first-place finish. In addition, the Brigade also received caption awards in the finals competition for outstanding visuals and auxiliary. Soloists for the “Building an Empire” show include Wyatt Thurston, tenor saxophone; Brodi Light, trumpet; Ken Maher, tuba; Micah Wells, euphonium; Eden Potter, trumpet; Sarah Woods, mellophone. The Brigade’s next competition will be held October 20 at Francis Howell North.