The NFA Wildcat Marching Band placed first in Class III Open at Cheshire High School’s “Music in Motion” competition on October 12, 2013. The Wildcats delivered a show-stopping performance that brought the capacity crowd to its feet. NFA scored 78.225 and took the Best Music and Best Percussion caption awards. Three-time defending MAC champion, Naugatuck High School, placed second, with a score of 78.20.
NFA will perform at Homecoming on October 19. The band’s next competition will be the New England State Championships on October 26.
The Norwich Free Academy Wildcat Marching Band will open the 2013 competitive season on Saturday, September 21st at the Robert E. Fitch High School in Groton, Connecticut. The Fitch show, Sounds by the Sea, starts at 5:00 p.m. with NFA performing at 6:15 p.m. The day begins with the NFA Football Game, and NFA will be performing at half time before departing for Fitch.