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2016 Season Dates and Host Site Application

The Membership of HWAA has determined the dates for the 2016 winter season. All members are welcome to complete the host site application for a contest. The applications must be received by HWAA no later than Friday, August 21st, 2015.

January 30th, 2016 - Evaluation Clinic and Show

February 6th, 2016 - First Contest
February 20th, 2016 - Second Contest

March 5th, 2016 - Third Contest
March 12th, 2016 - Fourth Contest
March 19th, 2016 - Fifth Contest

April 2nd, 2016 - HWAA Championships

The host site application can be located here or on the Forms page.


HWAA Units at the 2015 WGI World Championships

Congrats to our units who competed in the recent Winter Guard International World Championships in Dayton, Ohio. The WGI Percussion World Championships were held April 9-11. Bellevue West H.S. advanced to the Scholastic A Semi-Finals! Purecussion Music also participated in the Independent A class and had a great performance in the Prelims!

Five groups performed at the WGI Color Guard World Championships, held April 16-18. Bellevue East H.S. and Bellevue West H.S. both advanced to the Semi-Finals in Scholastic A! O.N.E. Independent made it into the Semi-Finals in the Independent A class! Nice Prelims performances were also made by Omaha Burke H.S. in Scholastic A and Railmen Winter Guard in Independent A!


2015 HWAA Champions

Congratulations to the 2015 HWAA Champions!

Scholastic Novice Guard - Bellevue West H.S. Novice

Scholastic Regional A Guard - Bellevue West H.S. Gold

Independent Regional A Guard - Clarity Independent Winterguard

Scholastic B Guard - Millard West H.S.

Scholastic A Guard - Bellevue West H.S.

Independent A Guard - O.N.E. Independent

Scholastic A Percussion - Bellevue West H.S.


2015 HWAA Championships Videos

HWAA is pleased to partner with Alliance Media again this year to provide high quality DVDs for all of the performances at the 2015 HWAA Championships. All units are filmed with multiple cameras similar to WGI and DCI events.

Please visit the HWAA page on the Alliance Media website for more information:





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