Band director: Nathan Stowe

Name of high school: Pickerington High School Central

Band’s official name: The Marching Tiger Band

Band director(s):

• Nathan Stowe, director of bands

• Tim Gorgas, assistant director

• Matt Hakes, assistant director,

• Alisson Brown, assistant director

Field commander(s): Kiara Schmidt, Caroline Reyes and Cassidy Cubra

Total number of band members, including color guard/flag corps: 187 members

Number of seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen: 40 seniors, 44 juniors, 53 sophomores and 50 freshmen

Date of first home halftime show: Aug. 26 at Otterbein University

Date of homecoming game: Sept. 14

Theme of homecoming halftime show: None

Marching band’s season theme if applicable:

“On the Wings of Imagination,” featuring the music from David Holsinger, the movie, “Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” and rock band U2.

Scheduled special performances and competitions:

• Sept. 22 -- Pickerington Band Fest

• Sept. 29 -- Buckeye Invitational

Name of band boosters: Pickerington Central Band Boosters

Band’s or boosters’ website and/or social-media links:

• Website --

Additional details and/or comments from band director:

The combined Pickerington bands will represent the community in the 2019 Tournament of Roses Parade on Jan. 1.

-- Compiled by Nate Ellis/ThisWeek