2010 Week 3 West Coast Report
Eastern states weren’t the only ones to see drum corps competitions this Fourth of July weekend. The West Coast played host to four DCI events in Oregon, Washington and California, with many Open Class corps making their debut performances of the 2010 season at these competitions.
The Santa Clara Vanguard Cadets took first place in three events: July 2 in Salem, Ore., July 3 in Hillsboro, Ore., and July 5 in Tri Cities, Wash. Reaching first place in its respective shows, Gold from San Diego, Calif., scored a 72.150 in Riverside, Calif. July 5. Though the corps will not compete at the Open Class World Championships this August in Indiana, corps members are already performing at a high level and proving that they can hold their own among the top groups.
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