Band director: Doug Hildreth

Name of high school: Westerville Central High School

Band’s official name: Warhawk Marching Band

Band director(s): Doug Hildreth

Field commander(s): Mia Rivera and Jacob Miller

Total number of band members, including color guard/flag corps: 69

Number of seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen: 12 seniors, 12 juniors, 15 sophomores, 17 Freshmen and 13 middle schoolers

Date of first home halftime show: Aug. 24

Date of homecoming game: Oct. 5

Theme of homecoming halftime show: Star Wars, Disney and Bruno Mars

Marching band’s season theme if applicable: No answer

Scheduled special performances and competitions:

• Sept. 9 -- WARM Foodtruck Fest

• Sept. 22 -- Westerville Central Band Classic

• Sept. 29 -- Buckeye Invitational at Ohio State

• Oct. 20 -- Utica Band Festival

• Nov. 2 -- University of Cincinnati Band Day

Name of band boosters: Westervill Central Music Boosters

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

• Website -

• Facebook - @wchsmb

• Twitter -- @WCHSMB

Additional details and/or comments from band director:

This is the first year Westerville Central will be performing at Ohio Stadium for the Ohio State Buckeye Invitational. Thank you to the Westerville community for your support of music in the schools. Thank you to WCHS principal Tom Lanier and the entire Westerville City Schools administration for their continued support.

-- Compiled by Marla K. Kuhlman/ThisWeek