The KHS Marching Lions

About Lion's Pride 2019

Lion's Pride Date October 12th, 2019
Due Date for Registration September 13th, 2019 (A Late Fee of $25 will be added to payments September 14th through October 11th for marching band participants only)
Marching Band Total Fee: $75.00
Marching Band Total Fee (with Late Charges): $100.00
Drumline Battle Total Fee: $25.00 No late fee

Spectator Costs Entry Fee: $5.00
Parking Fee: $5.00
Schedule and Event Information
General Information King High Marching Lions sponsor Lion's Pride Festival. Bands have the opportunity to be judged before the FBA Marching Festival. Categories for judging include: Music Performance, Music Effect, General Effect, Marching and Maneuvering, Percussion, Auxiliary, Drum Majors.
Band Divisions The total number of winds and percussion players determines the classification, and performance order is determined by the postmark on the returned application. Earlier postmarks will perform later in the division.

  • Red Division: 1 - 40 performers
  • White Division: 41 - 69 performers
  • Blue Division: 70 - 99 performers
  • Gold Division: 100+ performers
  • Lion's Pride 2019 Adjudicators Music: Ian Schwindt
    Music: Charles Watford
    Marching and Maneuvering: Bruce Herrmann
    General Effect: Jon Sever
    Percussion: Dr. Paul Gansemer
    Auxiliary: Billy Sullivan
    Drum Majors: Travis Henry
    Scoring
  • Music Performance - 40%
  • Marching - 20%
  • General Effect - 20%
  • Auxillary - 10%
  • Percussion - 10%

  • Superior: 85-100 Points
    Excellent: 70-84 Points
    Good: 55-69 Points
    Awards Participation Plaque

    Overall Superior Ratings

    Superior Ratings
  • Percussion
  • Auxilliary
  • Drum Major

  • Best in Division
  • Percussion
  • Auxilliary
  • Drum Major

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place for:
  • Red Division
  • White Division
  • Blue Division
  • Gold Division

  • 1st Place Overall

    2nd Place Overall

    3rd Place Overall
    Results for 2019 Grand Champion: Sickles High School

    2nd Place Overall: Strawberry Crest High School

    3rd Place Overall: Wharton High School

    1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place for:
  • Red Division
  • 1st Place: Freedom High School
  • 2nd Place: Leto High School
  • 3rd Place: Anclote High School
  • White Division
  • 1st Place: Wharton High School
  • 2nd Place: Dunedin High School
  • 3rd Place: East Bay High School
  • Blue Division
  • 1st Place: Strawberry Crest High School
  • 2nd Place: Brandon High School
  • 3rd Place: Land O' Lakes High School
  • Gold Division

  • 1st Place: Sickles High School
  • 2nd Place: St. Lucie West High School


  • Best in Division
  • Percussion
  • Red
  • Freedom High School
  • White
  • Dunedin High School
  • Blue
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Gold
  • St. Lucie West High School
  • Auxilliary
  • Red
  • Freedom High School
  • White
  • Wharton High School
  • Blue
  • Manatee High School
  • Gold
  • Sickles High School
  • Drum Major

  • Red
  • Leto High School
  • White
  • Middleton High School
  • Blue
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Gold
  • Sickles High School


  • Overall Superior Ratings:
  • Sickles High School
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Wharton High School


  • Superior Ratings
  • Percussion
  • Brandon High School
  • Chamberlain High School
  • Dunedin High School
  • Land O' Lakes High School
  • Manatee High School
  • Saint Lucie West High School
  • Sickles High School
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Wharton High School
  • Auxilliary
  • East Bay High School
  • Freedom High School
  • Manatee High School
  • Sickles High School
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Tampa Bay Technical High School
  • Wharton High School


  • Drum Major

  • Brandon High School
  • Dunedin High School
  • Manatee High School
  • Middleton High School
  • River Ridge High School
  • Strawberry Crest High School
  • Sickles High School


  • Previous Grand Champions

    Year School Director
    2019 Sickles High School Keith Griffis
    2018 Sickles High School Keith Griffis
    2017 Sickles High School Keith Griffis
    2016 Lakeland High School Zachary Murdock
    2015 Sickles High School Keith Griffis
    2014 Robinson High School Christopher Revett
    2013 Manatee High School Jim Bruce
    2012 Manatee High School Jim Bruce
    2011 Manatee High School Jim Bruce
    2010 Steinbrenner High School Nicole Conte
    2009 Osceola High School Robert Fayard
    2008 Sickles High School Mark Watson
    2007 Gaither High School Brian Dell
    2006 Manatee High School Jim Bruce
    2005 [Cancelled Due to Hurricane Wilma] N/A
    2004 Sebastian River High School Eric Allen
    2003 Durant High School Dan Dubay
    2002 Chamberlain High School Paul Gansemer
    2001 Blake High School Robert Griffin
    2000 Durant High School Dan Dubay
    1999 Durant High School Dan Dubay
    1998 Durant High School Dan Dubay
    1997 Palatka High School Jim Pignato

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    Contact Information
    Band Director: Dakeyan.Graham@sdhc.k12.fl.us
    Webmaster: khsmarchinglions@gmail.com
    Phone: (813) 744-8333 x266
    Location: 6815 North 56th Street - Tampa, FL, 33610