Band History & Scores


The Deptford Township Spartan Marching Band competes in Tournament of Bands (TOB) and the United States Scholastic Band Association (USSBA). The Marching Spartans are one of the founding members of TOB and have been selected to the Atlantic Coast Championship nineteen (19) times in the bands history. The Spartans have broken into the elite Top Ten nine (9) times and the Top Five three (3) times in their competitive history. 


2007 USSBA Group I
National Champions
and the
2007 Group I Open New Jersey State Champions!!!


Atlantic Coast Finalist
1973, 1985, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005,
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013



Atlantic Coast Top Ten Finalist

1973, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 


Atlantic Coast Top Five Finalist
1973, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

TOB State Champions
2012, 2013

TOB South Jersey Champions
2012, 2013

USSBA New Jersey State Champions

2007

USSBA Group I National Champions
2007

Season By Season Highlights

2013 - Into the Light - TOB Group II Open
9/21/13 - Pitman - 1st Place - 81.90 (Best Music, Best Visual)
9/28/13 - Matawan - 1st Place - 87.75 (Best Music, Best Visual)
10/5/13 - Clearview - 1st Place - 89.75 (Best Guard, Best Percussion, Best Music, Best Visual)
10/13/13 - Deptford - Exh - 91.05
10/14/13 - West Deptford - 1st Place - 92.0 (Best Music, Best Visual)
10/19/13 - NJ State Championships - 1st Place - 93.65 (Best Percussion, Best Music,
     Best Visual)
10/20/13 - South Jersey Championships - 1st Place - 94.5 (Best Percussion, Best Guard,
     Best Music)
11/3/13 - Atlantic Coast Championships (ACCs) - 2nd Place - 96.5 (Best Woodwinds,
     Best Music)
 

2012 - Fallen - TOB Group II

9/22/12 - Pitman High School - DNC (rained out)
9/29/12 - Matawan High School - 1st Place - 87.5 (Best Visual, Best Music)
10/6/12 - Clearview High School - 2nd Place - 89.25 (Best Perussion)
10/13/12 - West Deptford High School - 1st Place - 92.5 (Best Guard, Best Visual, Best Music)
10/14/12 - Deptford High School - Exh - 92.4
10/20/12 - NJ State Championships - 1st Place - 93.65 (Best Guard, Best  Percussion,
      Best Music, Best Visual)
10/21/12 - South Jersey Championships - 1st Place - 94.7 (Best Guard, Best Percussion,
      Best Music, Best Visual)
10/27/12 - Atlantic Coast Championship - DNC - Pulled from Competition by Administration due
     to Hurricane Sandy.  Were ranked 1st going in.



2011 - Pathways - TOB Group II

9/10/2011 - Timber Creek Competition - 2nd - 78.4
9/17/2011 - Gateway Competition - 2nd - 79.65
10/1/2011 - Matawan Competition - 1st - 87.30
10/8/2011 - Clearview Competition - 1st - 88.25 - Best Percussion, Best Colorguard
10/16/2011 - Deptford Competition - Exh - 92.05
10/22/2011 - NJ State Championships - 2nd - 94.40
10/23/2011 - SJ Championships - 2nd - 95.00 - Best Drum Major
11/6/2011 - ACC's - 2nd - 97.15 - Best Woodwinds, Best Music

 

2010 - One - TOB Group II/ USSBA Group II
9/18/2010 - Clearview Competition - 1st - 81.10
9/25/2010 - Triton Competition - 1st - 82.10
10/2/2010 - Collingswood Competition - 1st - 85.05 - Best Colorguard
10/9/2010 - Gateway Competition - 1st - 86.60
10/16/2010 - Highland Competition - 1st - 89.40 - Best Colorguard
10/17/2010 - Deptford Competition - Exh - 90.70
10/24/2010 - SJ Championships - 2nd - 93.0 - Best Colorguard, Best Drum Major
10/31/2010 - ACC's - 5th - 94.45
11/5/2010 - USSBA Nationals - 4th - 94.48

 

2009 - Anubis - TOB Group II/ USSBA Group III

September 19th - West Deptford Competition - 1/4 - 68.8    Best Music, Best Visual, Best Overall Effect
September 26th - Triton Competition               - 1/5 - 79.40
October 10th      - WIlliamstown Competition   - 3/4 - 84.10
October 11th      - Matawan Competition          - 3/4 - 84.25
October 18th      - Deptford Competition          - Exh - 89.51 -           Indoor
October 21st      - Highland Competition          - 3/4 - 86.65
October 25th      - Chapter Championships      - 3/4 - 90.15 -            Best Drum Major
November 8th     - Atlantic Coast Championships - 14/27 - 89.30 -   Bronze Medal Finalist


2008 - Niagara Falls - Group II -TOB/ Group III - USSBA

9/13/2008        West Deptford - USSBA                   68.8           1 out of 3    Best Music/Overall Effect
9/20/2008        Collingswood - USSBA                    71.2           2 out of 2   Best Percussion
9/27/2008        Triton - TOB                                      78.95         2 of 4
10/4/2008        Highland - TOB                                 80.20        3 of 5
10/12/2008       Absegami-USSBA                           80.75        1 of 1
10/18/2008       Kingway - TOB                                83.50        4 of 4
10/26/2008       Deptford - TOB                                86.90     -  Exhibition
11/2/2008         Chapter I Championship - TOB -    88.95        3 of 5         Best Drum Major
11/7/2008         National Championship - USSBA   91. 225    12 of 13
11/15/2008      Atlantic Coast Championship - TOB 86.00 -   19 of 26     Bronze Medal Finalist 
                                                                                                                       Best Drum Major Award Group II



2007 - In the Spring When We Go Off To War - Group I

9/16/2007 West Deptford - USSBA  68.8  1 of 5  Best Music/Percussion/ Overall Effect
9/22/2007  Triton - TOB   70.05  4 of 5
9/29/2007    Highland - TOB   76.55   3 of 5 
10/6/2007   Clearview - TOB   80.7   2 of 6  Best Drum Major
10/20/2007  Queen Anne County - TOB  85.5  1 of 3 Best Drum Major/Percussion/ColorGuard
10/20/2007 Cherokee - USSBA  88.2  1 of 5  Best Music/Visual/Overall  Effect/Percussion/ColorGuard
Best  In Show - Highest Score  1 of 21 Bands!!!!
10/29/2007  Sterling - TOB  88.65 
2 of 3
10/30/2007   Deptford - TOB  - 88.0 - Exhibition 
11/3/2007  NJ State Championships - USSBA  90.4  1 of  8 Best Music/Overall Effect
Group I Open New Jersey State Champions!!!!

11/4/207   Chapter I Championships - TOB   90.0   3 of 6   Best Woodwinds/Best Drum Major
11/10/2007   Atlantic Coast Championhips  93.35  7 of 27 - Silver Medal Finalist
11/16/2007  USSBA National Championships  96.00   1 of 11  Best Music/ Overall Effect     
Group I National Champions!!!!


2006 - Labyrinth - Group I
9/23/2006   Triton 73.15    2 of 7
 9/30/2006 Gateway 76.05    3 of 7
 10/7/2006  Delaware Valley Regional - USSBA 79.75 1 of 4
10/14/2006 Williamstown 82.2    2 of 7
10/22/2006 Timbercreek 82.30    3 of 4
10/29/2006 Deptford 85.45  - Exhibition
11/5/2006 Chapter I Championships 86.8    4 of 6
11/11/2006 Atlantic Coast Championships 88.65 14 of 27 - Bronze Medal Finalist


2005 - Red - Group I
9/24/2005   Triton 73.35    2 of 3
10/1/2005 Highland 79.80    3 of 6
10/15/2005 Williamstown 82.65    2 of 4
10/23/2005 Timber Creek 84.70    3 of 3
10/29/2005 Upper Darby 89.60 2 of 5 -  Best Auxiliary Award
10/30/2005 Deptford 86.35  -  Exhibition
11/06/2005 Chapter I Championships 88.95    3 of 6
11/13/2005 Atlantic Coast Championships 90.50 10 of 27 - Silver Medal Finalist


2004 - Romantic Symphony -  Group II
9/25/2002   Triton  67.75   6 of 6
10/2/2004  Highland   78.25  2 of 5  - Best Auxiliary Award
10/10/2004   Southern Regional  80.25   5 of 5
10/23/2004  West Deptford   81.10   2 of 3
10/30/2004   Absegami   83.40    6 of 6
10/31/2004    Deptford      Exhibition
11/7/2004   Chapter I Championships     85.30   7 of 7


2003 - Signs - Group II
9/20/2003    Perkiomen Valley   76.30   2 of 2 -   Best Auxiliary Award
9/27/2003   Triton   78.85   1 of 4
10/4/2003   Washington Twp.   82.00   2 of 6
10/11/2003   Williamstown   80.65   3 of 6
10/19/2003   Clearview   84.95   3 of 3
10/25/2003   Gateway   87.05   1 of 3 - Best Percussion/Auxiliary Award
10/26/2003   Deptford   91.30    Exhibition
11/2/2003   Chapter I Championships   92.20   3 of 6
11/8/2003   Atlantic Coast Championships   92.10   8 of 26 - Silver Medal Finalist


2002 - Final Fantasy - Group II
 9/21/2003   Emmaus    79.90   1 of 3
9/28/2002   Triton   81.20   1 of 4   - Best Auxiliary Award
10/5/2002   Washington Twp.   1 of 4  - Best Percussion Award

10/12/2002    Williamstown   82.35   2 of 3  - Best Auxiliary Award
10/18/2002   William Penn   85.70   1 of 6 -  Best Percussion Award
10/19/2002   Bensalem   86.90   2 of 9
10/27/2003   Deptford   Exhibition
11/3/2002   Chapter I Championships   89.80   3 of 6
11/11/2002   Atlantic Coast Championships   88.90   13 of 26   - Bronze Medal Finalist


2001 Concerto for Band and Orchestra - Group III
9/15/2001   Coatesville   73.9   2 of 3
9/22/2001   West Deptford  78.6   1 of 2
9/29/2001   Triton   78.8   3 of 3
10/6/2001   Washington Twp.   82.25   2 of 3  - Best Percussion Award
10/7/2001   Southern Regional   82.55   2 of 2
10/20/2001   Bensalem   85.05   6 of 7 - Best Woodwind Award
10/27/2001   Absegami   87.8    1 of 1 - Best Drum Major/ Auxiliary Award
10/28/2001   Deptford   90.15   Exhibition
11/4/2001   Chapter I Championships   92.6  2 of 2  - Best Best Brass Award
11/10/2001  Atlantic Coast Championships   90.55   13 of 27  - Silver Medal Finalist

2000 Awayday - Group II
9/23/2000   West Deptford   75.15   2 of 6
9/30/2000   Triton   80.85   2 of 7
10/7/2000   Washington Twp.   81.40   1 of 2  - Best Percussion Award
10/8/2000   Southern Regional   84.05   1 of 2  - Best Percussion/Auxiliary Award
10/14/2000   Bensalem   85.25   2 of 3  - Best Percussion Award
10/21/2000   Pocono Mountain   86.85   5 of 5
10/28/2000   Eastern Regional   90.40   2 of 4
10/29/2000   Deptford   90.60   Exhibition
11/5/2000   Chapter I Championships   92.25   2 of 6  - Best Brass Award
11/11/2000   Atlantic Coast Championships   93.20   6 of 25  - Silver Medal Finalist 



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