2022 MEMBERS

Alexys Lehman bio.jpg

Alexys Lehman

Hometown: Abbottstown, PA
Marching Experience: New Oxford High School Color Guard 2016-2019, Westshoremen A Guard 2019+2020, West Chester University Marching Band 2020+2021
Favorite food: Ice cream
Hobbies outside of color guard: Playing piano
Fun fact: I have 13 years of classical ballet training

Alice Eo bio.jpg

Alice Eo

Hometown: Plainsboro, NJ
Marching Experience: West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South Pirate Marching Band 2015-2017, N-8 Winterguard 2016-2018, University of Delaware Marching Band 2018-2021, Delazure Winterguard 2019-2021
Favorite color guard show: JMU Nuance Purple 2017 - "Roses in Bloom," Etude 2019 - "The Bloom May Be Brief"
Hobbies outside of color guard: I'm only truly happy when I'm teaching or performing! But I also love rewatching Haikyuu!, making art, and spending time with any animal (besides bugs).

AK bio.jpg

Alyssa-Kellan Hazel (AK)

Hometown: Burlington Township, NJ
Marching Experience: Burlington Township High School Marching Band 2013-2015, The Cadets Winterguard 2015, Raiders Drum and Bugle Corps 2016-2018, West Chester University Marching Band 2016-2018, The Academy Drum and Bugle Corps 2019, Main Line Independent 2020+2021
Favorite color guard show: The Academy 2019 - "The Bridge Between"
Favorite food: Crème brûlée
Hobbies outside of color guard: Competing in pageants and running a custom items small business

Arielle Biskup bio.jpg

Arielle Biskup

Hometown: Willow Grove, PA
Marching Experience: Upper Moreland High School Color Guard 2017-2021
Favorite food: Pizza rolls
Hobbies outside of color guard: Pottery and painting
One thing you can't live without: Bass-boosted memes

Audrey Buchanan bio.jpg

Audrey Buchanan

Hometown: Unionville, PA
Marching Experience: Unionville High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2015-2019, Delazure Winterguard 2019+2020
Hobbies outside of color guard: Competing my horse in eventing
Favorite thing about performing: The feeling you get at the height of the music in a feature
Fun fact: I work in a cabinetry workshop!

Becca deFreese bio.jpg

Becca deFreese

Hometown: Collegeville, PA
Marching Experience: Perkiomen Valley High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2015-2019, West Chester University Marching Band 2019, Main Line Independent 2020+2021
One thing you can't live without: A pair of earbuds to listen to music
Fun fact: I was born in California!

Bridget Cuff bio.JPG

Bridget Cuff

Hometown: Radnor, PA
Marching Experience: Radnor Middle School Indoor Guard 2010-2012, Radnor High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2013-2016, West Chester University Marching Band 2016, Main Line Independent 2019-2021
Favorite vacation spot: Nags Head, NC
Hobbies: Attending concerts, various crafts, general tomfoolery
One thing you can't live without: Oxygen

Dakota Duffy bio.jpg

Dakota Duffy

Hometown: Wayne, PA
Marching Experience: Radnor High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2011-2015, West Chester University Marching Band 2015-2018, Main Line Independent 2016-2021
Favorite thing about performing: Feeding off of the energy of a crowd cheering you on at a live performance
Fun fact: I collect spoons from around the world and my collection is up to over 100 spoons!

Derek Booz bio.JPG

Derek Booz

Hometown: Souderton, PA
Marching Experience: Souderton High School Color Guard 2014-2018, West Chester University Marching Band 2018+2019, Main Line Independent 2019-2021
Hobbies outside of color guard: Working at Wawa, going to the gym, and studying to be a chiropractor.
Favorite thing about performing: I'm looking forward to getting back to a full season this year and performing in front of people again!

Elizabeth DeLoach bio.jpg

Elizabeth DeLoach

Hometown: Mickleton, NJ
Marching Experience: Kingsway Regional High School Marching Band 2017-2020, Extraordinaire Dansemble Indoor Guard 2021, West Chester University Marching Band 2021
Favorite color guard show: Mechanicsburg High School 2014 - "Forever Young"
Favorite food: Chicken parm
Hobbies outside of color guard: I like to sing and am part of WCU's choir!

Emily Egan bio.jpg

Emily Egan

Hometown: Media, PA
Marching Experience: Penncrest High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2012-2016, West Chester University Marching Band 2016-2020, Main Line Independent 2017-2021
Favorite color guard show: Zydeco 2012 - "Remember the Tin Man"
Favorite food: Buffalo chicken dip
Fun fact: I've camped in almost 30 states!

Emily Hunt bio.jpg

Emily Hunt

Hometown: Boston, MA
Marching Experience: St. Brendan's A 2013-2015, Propel 2016-2018, University of Delaware Marching Band 2018-2021, Delazure Winterguard 2019+2020
One thing you can't live without: My dogs
Favorite thing about performing: Connecting with the crowd and feeding off energy from them and from each other

Emma Gilbert bio.jpg

Emma Gilbert

Hometown: Douglassville, PA
Marching Experience: Daniel Boone High School Color Guard 2011-2016, Classics 2014-2017, Reading Buccaneers 2018+2019, West Chester University Marching Band 2018+2019, Main Line Independent 2018-2021
Favorite food: Hot sauce
One thing you can't live without: My cat, Rue
Fun fact: I'm left-handed

Izzy Gallo bio.jpg

Izzy Gallo

Hometown: Feasterville Trevose, PA
Marching Experience: Neshaminy High School Marching Band 2014-2018, Neshaminy Winterguard 2014-2017, University of Delaware Marching Band 2019-2021, Delazure Winterguard 2020
Favorite color guard show: Emerald Marquis 1991, Juxtaposition 2015 - "The Hand You Are Dealt"
Hobbies outside of color guard: I have a great love for animals and work at a kennel/doggy daycare facility
Fun fact: I'm very excited for my first year at Dayton to watch more guards!

Jen Chang bio.jpg

Jen CHang

Hometown: Lansdale, PA
Marching Experience: Methacton High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2015-2019, Reading Buccaneers 2018, West Chester University Marching Band 2019+2021, Main Line Independent 2020+2021
Favorite food: Soup!!
One thing you can't live without: My iPad
Favorite thing about performing: Hearing the crowd go crazy at the best parts of the show!

Jeremy Patterson bio.jpg

Jeremy Patterson

Hometown: Middletown, DE
Marching Experience: Appoquinimink High School Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2016-2018, University of Delaware Marching Band 2018-2021, Delazure Winterguard 2019+2020
Favorite color guard show: Juxtaposition 2015 - "The Hand You Are Dealt"
Favorite food: Burrito bowls or tacos
Fun fact: I can do a "good" Jennifer Coolidge or John Mulaney impression

MLI%20cover%20page_edited.jpg

Katie Hardy

Hometown: Newark, DE
Marching Experience: Conrad Marching Band 2015+2016, Cab Calloway High School 2017, University of Delaware Marching Band 2017-2020, Delazure Winterguard 2018-2020
Hobbies outside of color guard: Crochet and leatherwork
One thing you can't live without: Music/my headphones and my dog

Lauren Lee bio.jpg

Lauren Lee

Hometown: Smyrna, DE
Marching Experience: Arundel High School Color Guard 2014-2015, Smyrna High School Color Guard 2015-2019, University of Delaware Marching Band 2019-2021, Delazure Winterguard 2020
Favorite color guard show: Carolina Crown 2016 - "Relentless," The Academy 2016 - "Drum Corpse Bride," Etude 2019 - "The Bloom May Be Brief"
Favorite food: Tacos
Hobbies outside of color guard: Reading, sewing, and golfing

Screen Shot 2021-12-01 at 1.25.36 PM.png

Lexi Hagginbothom

Hometown: Birdsboro, PA
Marching Experience: Daniel Boone Middle School Color Guard 2011+2012, Daniel Boone High School Marching Band 2013-2016, Classics Color Guard 2014-2017, Main Line Independent 2019-2021
Favorite color guard show: Mechanicsburg High School 2014 - "Forever Young"
Favorite vacation spot: Anywhere with a beach
Favorite food: Ice cream

Liz Egan bio.jpg

Liz Egan

Hometown: Media, PA
Marching Experience: Springton Lake Middle School Indoor Color Guard 2016, Penncrest High School Marching Band 2016-2019, Penncrest Indoor Color Guard 2018-2020, Main Line Independent 2021
Favorite color guard show: Etude 2019 - "The Bloom May Be Brief"
Favorite food: Peanut butter
Hobbies outside of color guard: Running

Mario Ramirez bio.jpg

Mario Ramirez

Hometown: Gettysburg, PA
Marching Experience: Gettysburg High School Marching Band 2012-2015, West Chester University Marching Band 2016-2020, Main Line Independent 2019-2021
Favorite color guard show: CGT Dallas 2019 - "Dust and Ashes"
Fun fact: My first language was Spanish

Megan Horne bio.jpg

Megan Horne

Hometown: Perkasie, PA
Marching Experience: Pennridge High School 2014-2018, Raiders Drum and Bugle Corps 2017+2018, West Chester University Marching Band 2018-2021, Main Line Independent 2019-2021
Favorite food: Tortellini
Hobbies outside of color guard: I love painting (follow @megs_paintings7 on Instagram)
Favorite thing about performing: The loud crowds, especially during a flag feature

Megan Howanich bio.jpg

Megan Howanich

Hometown: Barnegat, NJ
Marching Experience: Barnegat High School 2015-2019, Main Line Independent 2020+2021
Favorite thing about performing: Being able to entertain and connect with an audience
Fun fact: I've never pumped my own gas

Megan Johnson bio.jpg

Megan Johnson

Hometown: Mechanicsburg, PA
Marching Experience: Cumberland Valley High School Color Guard 2015-2019, C2 2017+2018, The Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps 2019, West Chester University Marching Band 2019-2021, Main Line Independent 2020+2021
Favorite color guard show: Trumbull High School 2018
Favorite food: Grilled cheese
One thing you can't live without: Coffee

Melanie Adams bio.jpg

Melanie Adams

Hometown: Lancaster, PA
Marching Experience: Hempfield High School Marching Knights 2015-2018, Hempfield Black Knight Indoor Color Guard 2016-2019, West Chester University Marching Band 2019-2021
Favorite color guard show: CGT Dallas 2020 - "Six Wives"
Favorite thing about performing: The feeling you get after nailing the toughest part of your show
Fun fact: I used to be a baton twirler and I would fake all of my tosses because I was terrified of my baton!

Melissa Duko bio.jpg

Melissa Duko

Hometown: Wilmington, DE
Marching Experience: Concord High School Marching Band 2015-2018, West Chester University Marching Band 2019-2021, Main Line Independent 2021
Favorite food: Cheesecake
Fun fact: I met One Direction!

Rachel Grubb bio.JPG

Rachel Grubb

Hometown: Downingtown, PA
Marching Experience: Downingtown West High School Color Guard 2016-2020, Main Line Independent 2021
Hobbies outside of color guard: Swimming
One thing you can't live without: Crocs

Regan Sobel bio.JPG

Regan Sobel

Hometown: Burlington, NJ
Marching Experience: Burlington Township High School Marching Band 2011-2014, West Chester University Marching Band 2015-2018, Main Line Independent 2016, 2018-2021
Hobbies outside of color guard: I'm a high school chemistry teacher and a high ropes program coordinator at a summer camp.
One thing you can't live without: Coffee and donuts

Sarah Smith bio.jpeg

Sarah Smith

Hometown: Upper Moreland, PA
Marching Experience: Upper Moreland Marching Band and Indoor Color Guard 2013-2018, West Chester University Marching Band 2018+2019, Main Line Independent 2019-2021
Hobbies outside of color guard: Dungeons and Dragons
Favorite thing about performing: Connecting with specific audience members throughout the performance, especially in the back stands

Shelly Hoffman bio.JPG

Shelly Hoffman

Hometown: Willow Grove, PA
Marching Experience: Upper Moreland Winterguard 2012-2019, Upper Moreland Marching Unit 2015-2019, Main Line Independent 2021
Favorite color guard show: Somerville High School 2015 - "Unexpected Elevations"
Favorite thing about performing: The crowd reactions and performing for people I love