The Prosper Mighty Eagle Band competed against some of the top 5A and 6A competitors in the DFW area at the Birdville Independent School District Marching Contest on Sept. 24. Some of the bands in the competition included last year’s Bands of America San Antonio Grand Champion, Flower Mound High School, Bands of America Grand National finalists Keller and Keller Central High School and the recent 5A State Honor Band Waxahachie High School. The Prosper Band earned first place in class 5A, sweeping caption awards for best percussion, best color guard, best visual performance and best general effect. The band finished second overall in visual, second in general effect, second in percussion, fourth in color guard and fourth overall for combined 5A and 6A. (courtesy photo)