The Franklin Band took third in Class AAA at the Bands of America Grand Nationals Championship on November 8-10.

Out of the 108 bands to participate in the preliminary rounds, The Franklin Band placed 10th overall with a score of 89.12, their highest score ever at a Bands of America event. The score earned them a spot in the semifinals with 36 other top-scoring bands.

The group’s semifinals performance earned them an overall ranking of 17th.

The band is under the direction of David Aydelott and Jacob Campos, and its award-winning performance is called Out There.