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 K-State Color Guard

Congratulations to our 2019-2020 Color Guard! We can't wait to see this team take the field this fall!

2019 CG

 Zoey Dutcher, Grace Harms, Chandreah Hime, Hannah Kochevar, Maddie Lane, Sadie Lucier, Maggie Miksch, Madeline Myrick, Amber Montgomery, Julia Ott, Ellen Reardon, Rylie Toom, and Jessica Wheat


The K-State Marching Band will provide Color Guard primary performance uniforms.

Color Guard members must purchase: Secondary uniforms to include but not limited to:shoes, shorts, t-shirt, long-sleeved cold weather top, wind pants, wind jacket, winter jacket, short black socks, long black socks, hair accessories, performance makeup. (An order form will be sent out after auditions and additional items will be specified. First year member’s secondary uniform cost is approximately $350 based on last season.)


All Color Guard members will attend all summer camps, regular rehearsals, performances and parades. New members will be required to attend a weekend clinic during the summer to learn pre-game routines. As members of the band, the Color Guard will perform at all marching band functions unless determined otherwise by the Director of Bands and Color Guard Coordinator.

SCHEDULE (Required Events):

April 27th, 2019 Audition for 2019 team 11:30am-5pm

July 20 Rookie Camp 12:00pm - 8:00pm

July 21 Rookie Camp 8:00am - 3:00pm

August 17 Team Camp 12:00pm - 8:00pm

Week of August 20, 2019 Band Camp 9:00am every day

Aug 29, Aug 30, 2019 Purple Power Play TBA (evening)

August 31 vs. Nicholls State (Band Director Day, All-Star Marching Band, Alumni Day)

September 7 vs. Bowling Green

September 28 Central States Marching Festival

October 5 vs. Baylor 

October 19 vs. TCU

October 25 Homecoming Parade

October 26 vs. Oklahoma 

November 2 travel to Lawrence, KS for KU game

November 16 vs. West Virginia

November 30 vs. Iowa State

December 1 Marching Band Concert

December 15 Band Banquet

TBA Holiday Parade

TBA Bowl Game 



Monday (sectionals) 6pm-9:00pm

Tuesday (full band rehearsal) 3:30pm-5:20pm

Wednesday No Rehearsal

Thursday (full band rehearsal; sectionals) 3:30-5:20pm; 5:30-6:30pm

Friday (tentative rehearsal--performance weeks only) 3:30pm-5:20pm

Saturday (performance) Average call time ranges from 6-8 hours prior to kick-off; determined by Director of Bands.


Please plan your fall class schedule around this rehearsal schedule!

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Thank you for your interest in the Kansas State University Pride of Wildcat Land!


Questions? Need more information?

Contact Dr. Tracz at ftracz@ksu.edu

or call the Band Office 785-532-3816