October 9, 2010
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Members of the East Valley Marching Band prepare to take the field at Joe Albi Stadium as they participate in the Sounds of Thunder 2010 Pacific Northwest Marching Band Competition, October 9, 2010 in Spokane, Wash.

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West Valley High School Marching Band director, Jim Loucks, congratulates piccolo player, Jessica Boyer, upon her receiving a silver honor cord before the start of the Sounds of Thunder 201 Pacific Northwest Marching Band Competition, October 9, 2010 at Albi Stadium in Spokane,Wash. Loucks has made a tradition of awarding his senior band members for the past 18 years.

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University High School Marching Band competes, October 9, 2010 in the Sounds of Thunder Marching Band competition at Albi Stadium.

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Members of the University High School marching Band drum line, from left, Rory Langdon, 17, Scott Burgard, 17, Nick Mayhew, 16, and Kyle Rima, 16, warm up before the Sounds of Thunder 2010 Marching Band Competition at Albi Stadium.

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The East Valley High School Marching Band take the Joe Albi Stadium field to participate in the Sounds of Thunder 2010 Pacific Northwest Marching Band Competition, October 9, 2010 in Spokane, Wash.