Band directors: Derek Scoles and Eric Doolittle

Name of high school: Thomas Worthington High School

Band’s official name: Thomas Worthington High School Marching Band – the Pride of Cardinal Country

Band director(s): Derek Scoles and Eric Doolittle

Field commander(s): Morgan Dolchin, Jonathan Nat Hickman and Cameron Reinbolt

Total number of band members, including color guard/flag corps: 185

Number of seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen: 46 seniors, 39 juniors, 42 sophomores and 58 freshmen

Date of first home halftime show: Aug. 24

Date of homecoming game: Oct. 12

Theme of homecoming halftime show: NA

Marching band’s season theme if applicable: “SPACE”

Scheduled special performances and competitions:

• Sept. 22 -- OMEA competition at Pickerington North

• Oct. 6 -- Ohio State Skull Session guest performance

• Oct. 20 -- OMEA contest at Thomas Worthington

• TBD -- OMEA State Marching Band finals

Name of band boosters: Worthington Band Boosters

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

• Website --

Additional details and/or comments from band director:

The Thomas Worthington marching band has enjoyed a strong heritage of talented and hardworking students. The students and directors balance entertainment and education for the school and community of Worthington. Students and teachers are greatly indebted to community members and administrators for their support and encouragement of the arts.

-- Compiled by Andrew King/ThisWeek