Red Carpet Association

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The Red Carpet Association (RCA) was an organization serving senior drum corps in Canada and the United States in the late1960s and 1970s. It acted as a alternative circuit to the Drum Corps Associates competitive circuit.


History

The association was formed in 1968. The organization discontinued operations after the 1978 championships.

Championships

    16 August 1969 Allentown, PA RCA Championships  
  1. Guelph Royalaires 73.40
  2. Westshoremen Bonnie-Scots 73.25
  3. Pittsburgh Rockets 66.35
  4. Emmaus Sentinels 62.50
  5. Erie Thunderbirds 60.70
  6. Hanover Lancers 56.35
  7. Esquires 48.55
  8. Maumee Demons 38.40
  9. Freestatesmen 33.15
  10. Dunkirk Patriots 30.90
    29 August 1970 Erie, PA 'RCA Championships 
  1. Pittsburgh Rockets 73.10
  2. Guelph Royalaires 72.45
  3. Canada's Marching Ambassadors 69.94
  4. Westshoremen Bonnie-Scots 67.60
  5. Connecticut Yankees 61.50
  6. Canadian Commanders 61.35
  7. Matadors 60.99
  8. Emmaus Sentinels 57.85
  9. Garden Statesmen 56.85
  10. Hanover Lancers 54.45
  11. Suburban Knights 51.15
  12. Dunkirk Patriots 48.35
  13. Freestatesmen 44.25
    28 August 1971 Erie, PA RCA Championships  
  1. Pittsburgh Rockets 71.65
  2. Burlington Commanders 69.65
  3. Guelph Royalaires 69.00
  4. Matadors 59.45
  5. Emmaus Sentinels 51.70
  6. Getzville Suburban Knights 50.80
  7. Erie Thunderbirds 47.45
  8. Altoona Gardners Guards 47.10
  9. Dunkirk Patriots 45.20
  10. Freestatesmen 43.20
  11. Hanover Lancers 39.80


    21 August 1972 Erie, PA RCA Championships 
  1. Pittsburgh Rockets 77.75
  2. Guelph Royalaires 74.80
  3. Emmaus Sentinels 67.65
  4. Erie Thunderbirds 67.55
  5. Imperial Knights 67.45
  6. Kingston Grenadiers 67.30
  7. Matadors 63.85
  8. Suburban Knights 62.70
  9. Kawartha Kavaliers 62.40
  10. Hanover Lancers 58.20
  11. Dunkirk Patriots 51.75
  12. Freestatesmen 49.50
  13. Esquires 39.20
  14. Johnsonburg Diplomats 33.50


     25 August 1973 Erie PA  RCA Championships
  1. Erie Thunderbirds 76.35
  2. Guelph Royalaires 76.25
  3. Pittsburgh Rockets 72.45
  4. Syracuse Brigadiers 69.85
  5. Kingston Grenadiers 63.80
  6. Emmaus Sentinels 63.25
  7. Kawartha Kavaliers 62.30
  8. Hanover Lancers 60.25
  9. Suburban Knights 59.55
  10. Dunkirk Patriots 57.50
  11. Imperial Knights 52.10
  12. Freestatesmen 48.45
  13. Verona Cavaliers 45.50
     24 August 1974 Erie PA  RCA Championships
    23 August 1975 HAMILTON, Ont. RCA Championships Prelims
  1. Rochester Phoenix 83.70
  2. Guelph Royalaires (-0.2) 82.58
  3. Hanover Lancers (-1.0) 82.10
  4. Erie Thunderbirds (-0.30) 80.36
  5. Brass Inc. 74.06
  6. Hamburg Kingsmen 71.05
  7. Kingston Grenadiers/Yardmen (-0.3) 70.50
  8. Dunkirk Patriots (-0.1) 67.93
  9. Emmaus Sentinels 64.20
  10. Imperial Knights 62.51
  11. Johnsonburg Diplomats (-0.1) 61.98
  12. York White Roses (-0.1) 56.88
  13. Suburban Knights 55.65
  14. Gypsy Brass (-1.0) 50.20
  15. Garden Statesmen (-0.1) 46.74

Finals

  1. Rochester Phoenix 88.06
  2. Guelph Royalaires 83.53
  3. Erie Thunderbirds 82.85
  4. Hanover Lancers 79.70
  5. Brass, Inc. 72.65
  6. Hamburg Kingsmen 67.33
  7. Dunkirk Patriots65.50
  8. Kingston Grenadiers/Yardmen 60.00
  9. Emmaus Sentinels 59.28
  10. Imperial Knights 56.85
  11. Johnsonburg Diplomats 55.13
  12. York White Roses 52.05


     28 August 1976 Erie PA RCA Championships
  1. Erie Thunderbirds 85.89
  2. Johnsonburg Diplomats 79.21
  3. Westshoremen 77.63
  4. Guelph Royalaires 76.96
  5. Hanover Lancers 75.98
  6. Hamburg Kingsmen 72.78
  7. Kingston Grenadiers/Yardmen 71.85
  8. Dunkirk Patriots 66.64
  9. York White Roses 57.74
  10. Imperial Knights 50.59
    27 August 1977 Jamestown, NY RCA Championships
  1. Hanover Lancers 79.45
  2. Guelph Royalaires 79.10
  3. Johnsonburg Diplomats 75.17
  4. Hamburg Kingsmen 71.75
  5. Dunkirk Patriots 70.12
  6. Pittsburgh Rockets 55.98
  7. Danville White Sabers 42.20
    26 August 1978 Niagara Falls, NY RCA Championships 
  1. Erie Thunderbirds 78.3 (0.1)
  2. Guelph Royalaires 77.0
  3. Johnsonburg Diplomats (69.0 (0.1)
  4. New Horizon 57.15 (0.1)
  5. Kawartha Kavaliers 55.1
  6. Wind Gap Blue Eagles 48.05
  7. Niagara Regionaires43.05

The Corps

CORPS IN RCA CHAMPIONSHIPS & COMPETING YEARS

Connecticut USA Corps

Maryland USA Corps

Minnesota USA Corps

New Jersey USA Corps

New York USA Corps

Ohio USA Corps

Ontario Canada Corps

Pennsylvania USA Corps

Rhode Island USA Corps

Adjudication

External Links

References

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