BROAD RIPPLE HIGH SCHOOL THE SPIRIT OF BROAD RIPPLE

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA

Note: School closed in 2018

 

 

Year 2017
Director Tom Ewigleben
Assistant Directors John S. Hague
ISSMA Festival Class - Silver Rating

 

 

Year 2016
Director Tom Ewigleben
Assistant Directors John S. Hague, Phillip Schwein
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating

 

 

Year 2015
Director Tom Ewigleben
Assistant Directors John S. Hague, Phillip Schwein
Show Theme/Title The Wide World of Sports
Repertoire Olympic Fanfare; Eye of the Tiger; Chariots of Fire; Take me out to the Ballgame; The Cup of Life; NFL on FOX; Hip Avenue; The Final Countdown
Total Members 100
ISSMA Festival Class - Silver Rating

 

 

Year 2014
Director Tom Ewigleben
Assistant Directors John S. Hague, Phillip Schwein
Auxiliary Directors Nicole Hargro / Laura Vesely
Additional Staff PJ Majors - Drum Line
Drum Majors Bryan Thompson & April Murphy
Show Theme/Title A Lincoln Tribute
Total Members 100
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Participant & Spirit Award Winner

 

 

Year 2013
Director Thomas Ewigleben
Assistant Director John Hague
Drum Major Bryan Thompson
Show Theme/Title It's all About...the Beat
Repertoire Turn the Beat Around
Beat it
Blue Groove
Total Members 88
ISSMA Festival Class - Gold Rating
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Participant & Spirit Award Winner

 

 

Year 2012
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament Class A Champion (Spirit Award)

 


Year 2011
ISSMA Did not participate
Show Theme/Title Obstacles
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament participant (Spirit Award)

 

 

Year 2010
Director Kelly D. Hershey
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Class A 1st place (Best Visual, Marching, Pit, Overall Grand Champion)
Prelims - Class A Division 4

 

 

Year 2009
Director Kelly D. Hershey
Additional Staff Orchestra: Leslie Bartolowits; Auxiliary: Casey Elliot; Brass: Davis Hershey/Jared Littleton; Woodwinds: JT Turner; Percussion. Kasey Kibinger; Marching: Frank Williams
Drum Majors Eugene Simmons, Megan Miles
Show Theme/Title A Videogame Experience, arr. Ralph Ford
Repertoire Halo
Bounty Hunter
Kingdom Hearts
ISSMA Festival Class - Silver Rating
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Class A Champion (Spirit Award Winner)

 

 

Year 2008
Director Kelly D. Hershey
Drum Majors Jared Littleton, Eugene Simmons
Additional Staff Orchestra - Leslie Bartolowits; Brass - David Hershey; Woodwinds - Lori Kurtz; Choir - Denise Johnson; Auxiliary - Uzuri Asad, Pamela Dorner - Saxhaug, Kayla Pauley
Repertoire The Light Eternal, Swearingen  arr. Daniel Fritz
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Grand Champion (Best Overall General Effect, Most Outstanding Musical Performance, Most Outstanding Marching, Most Outstanding Visual, Spirit Award)

 

 

Year 2007
Director Kelly D. Hershey
Drum Major Jared Littleton
Additional Staff Orchestra - Leslie Bartolowits; Marching - Barak Pauley; Auxiliary- Kayla Pauley, Syearra Liggins, Mahogany Turner; Brass/Percussion - Davis Hershey; Woodwinds - Lori Kurtz
Repertoire Cajun Folk Songs, Ticheli  arr. Rudolph Finnell
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Grand Champion (Best Overall General Effect, Most Outstanding Musical Performance, Most Outstanding Marching)

 

 

Year 2006
Director Kelly D. Hershey
Drum Major Alissa Davis
Additional Staff Auxiliary - Kayla Pauley and Megan Smith; Brass/Percussion - David Hershey
Show Theme/Title Motown Hits
Repertoire I Want Your Back
Papa Was A Rolling Stone
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Grand Champion (Best Overall General Effect, Best Musical Performance)

 

 

Year 2005
Director Kelly D. Hershey
Drum Major Alissa Davis
Repertoire Funk Favorites
ISSMA Did not participate

 

 

Year 2004
Director Donald M. Hale
Drum Majors Tara Gamble, Maurice Jackson
Repertoire Shaft
Rock It
Let's Groove
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals IPS Marching Band Tournament - Division 2

 

 

Year 2003
Director Donald M. Hale
Drum Major Derrick Howard
Repertoire Let's Get Crazy
Harlem Nocturne
Jericho
Total Members 51
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals Indianapolis Public School Exhibition - Participant

 

 

Year 2002
Director Rudolph Finnell
Drum Major Giselle MacNabb
Repertoire Feels So Good/Children Of Sanchez
Handbags And Gladrags
Lock You Up
America, The Beautiful
Total Members 57
ISSMA Did not participate
BOA Grand Nationals Indianapolis Public School Exhibition - Division 1 (Best General Effect)

 

 

Years 1986 - 2001
ISSMA Did not participate

 

 

Year 1985
Director Rudolph Finnell
ISSMA Class B
ISSMA Lawrence Central District - Entered, did not appear

 

 

Year 1984
Director Rudolph Finnell
Total Members 90
ISSMA Class B
ISSMA Lawrence Central District - Division 3

 

 

Year 1983
Director Rudolph Finnell
ISSMA Class A
ISSMA Lawrence Central District - Division 3

 

 

Years 1981 - 1982
ISSMA Did not participate