The Rocketeers Drum & Bugle Corps finished its 2014 season with a 6th place finish at the Drum Corps Associates (DCA) Individual & Ensemble (I&E) Championships in Rochester, NY on Saturday, August 30th. It was the first year for The Rocketeers to compete in the Mini Corps division at DCA Championships.
The Rocketeers won 1st place in the Brass Choir division at the DCA I&E Championships in 2013.
Earlier in the season, the corps competed as a DCI SoundSport team. The Rocketeers performed in SoundSport events at DCI North Alabama in Huntsville, AL and DCI Atlanta. The corps earned an overall Silver rating at each event.
The Rocketeers presented a program featuring the main theme from the iconic Hanna-Barbara cartoon “The Jetsons” and “Aquarius” from the musical Hair.
About The Rocketeers
The Rocketeers Drum & Bugle Corps was founded in 2010 as an All-Age Mini Corps serving North Alabama and the surrounding area. The corps performs throughout the Tennessee Valley, bringing an awareness and appreciation of the drum and bugle corps activity to the general public through entertaining, musical performances. The Rocketeers are affiliated with Drum Corps Associates (DCA), DCI SoundSport and Small Drum Corps Association (SCDA).