The director of bands in 1970 was Norman Hannewald. As you can see from the pictures below, they had an active marching band season.
The marching band was active playing for football games in 1972. Twelve seniors graduated including: Dennis Ferrini (Government), Mary Gunderson & Lee Henning (Theology), Jill Jaenecke & John Lee (History), Jansie Krueger (Social Work), John Kurinsky, Donald Loeschen (Geography), James Markiewkz, Rick Overgaard (Music), Gregory Purvis (Economics), & Thomas Rucktenwald.
In 1979, the band was under the direction of James Klein. Members of the Marching Band Council included: Todd Carlson (sophomore representative), Bill Nesbit (vice president), Kenneth Hessel (secretary/treasurer), Brenda Iler (president), Bill Swanberg (freshman representative), Brad Black, & Mike Troemel (senior representative).