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Our colorguard is an important part of the pageantry and visual presentation of the Marching Jayhawks, and we welcome anyone interested to come check us out!  

Our colorguard instructors are Melissa Smith and Tia Derritt-Withers.  

We will hold two auditions for prospective colorguard members this summer. These days provide an excellent opportunity for potential students to meet current members, work on unifying our techniques, and getting a head start on some of our traditional routines and techniques.  Prospective colorguard members only need to attend one date.  Please email Mrs. Smith to RSVP for a date.

2018 KU Colorguard Auditions


Saturday, June 2 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 28 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

We also understand that distance and other factors may prevent interested students from attending, and that not everyone will be able to attend every camp date. Students who are unable to attend any audition dates should contact Mrs. Smith to discuss other options.



Our twirler position is currently filled for the 2018 season.


We will post information on auditions for the 2019 season during the summer of 2018.



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