NORCAL FALL – Unofficial Results

NorCal Fall Online SolosNB-WUSPBA-Solos-2021-Fall
Saturday, October 9, 2021
Online Contest

Solo Results (Unofficial*)

Grade 1 Piping MSR – 3 Competitors
Adjudicator: Ken Sutherland
1.   037 Brian Cooper
2. 2034 Abraham McCarty
3. 2122 Michael Trenor

Grade 1 Piping Hornpipe/Jig – 3 Competitors
Adjudicator: Seumas Coyne
1.   037 Brian Cooper
2. 2122 Michael Trenor
3. 2034 Abraham McCarty

Grade 1 Piping 6/8 March – 3 Competitors
Adjudicator: Ken Sutherland
1.   037 Brian Cooper
2. 2034 Abraham McCarty
3. 2122 Michael Trenor

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Sticks and Chanters Online School – Scholarships Available

A limited number of scholarships are available to Northern Branch members who are interested in participating in WUSPBA’s “Sticks and Chanters” Online School, November 6-7, 2021, but need assistance with the registration fee. Recipients and amounts of scholarships will be determined based on need.

To request a scholarship, contact Northern Branch President Erin Berta at nb@wuspba.org by October 15, 2021.

PLEASANTON – Unofficial Results (Sunday)

Caledonian Club of San Francisco Scottish Highland GamesCaledonianClubSF
Sunday, September 5, 2021
Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton, CA

Band Results (Unofficial*)

Grade 3 MSR
Adjudicators: Jamie Cuthill (Piping), Ryan Murray (Piping), Campbell Naismith (Ensemble), Ed Best (Drumming)
1. Silicon Valley Pipe Band (1, 1, 1, 1)

Grade 4 Time Limit Medley
Adjudicators: Jamie Cuthill (Piping), Ryan Murray (Piping), Campbell Naismith (Ensemble), Ed Best (Drumming)
1. Jefferson Pipe Band (1, 2, 1, 1)
2. Silicon Valley Pipe Band (2, 1, 2, 2)

Grade 5 March, Slow March, March
Adjudicators: Jamie Cuthill (Piping), Ryan Murray (Piping), Campbell Naismith (Ensemble), Ed Best (Drumming)
1. City of Sacramento Pipe Band (1, 2, 2, 1)
2. Prince Charles Pipe Band (3, 1, 1, 3)
3. Utah Pipe Band (2, 3, 3, 5)
4. Jefferson Pipe Band (5, 4, 4, 2)
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PLEASANTON – Unofficial Results (Saturday)

Caledonian Club of San Francisco Scottish Highland GamesCaledonianClubSF
Saturday, September 4, 2021
Alameda County Fairgrounds, Pleasanton, CA

Band Results (Unofficial*)

Grade 3 Time Limit Medley
Adjudicators: Campbell Naismith (Piping), Ryan Murray (Piping), Jamie Cuthill (Ensemble), Ed Best (Drumming)
1. Silicon Valley Pipe Band (1, 1, 1, 1)

Grade 4 MSR
Adjudicators: Campbell Naismith (Piping), Ryan Murray (Piping), Jamie Cuthill (Ensemble), Ed Best (Drumming)
1. Jefferson Pipe Band (1, 1, 1, 1)
2. Silicon Valley Pipe Band (2, 2, 2, 2)

Grade 5 Quick March Medley
Campbell Naismith (Piping), Ryan Murray (Piping), Jamie Cuthill (Ensemble), Ed Best (Drumming)
1. Prince Charles Pipe Band (1, 1, 1, 1)
2. City of Sacramento Pipe Band (3, 2, 2, 4)
3. Utah Pipe Band (2, 3, 3, 5)
4. Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office Pipe Band (5, 5, 4, 2)†
5. Jefferson Pipe Band (4, 4, 5, 3)†

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Pleasanton 2021 Competition Schedules

Saturday, September 4, 2021

Solo Competitions

Band Competitions

  • Grade 5 Quick March Medley
    • 2:00pm Jefferson Pipe Band G5
    • 2:10pm Prince Charles Pipe Band G5
    • 2:20pm City of Sacramento Pipe Band G5
    • 2:30pm Utah Pipe Band G5
    • 2:40pm Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office Pipe Band G5
  • Grade 4 MSR
    • 3:00pm Silicon Valley Pipe Band G4
    • 3:10pm Jefferson Pipe Band G4
  • Grade 3 Time Limit Medley
    • 3:30pm Silicon Valley Pipe Band G3

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Solo Competitions

Band Competitions

  • Grade 5 March, Slow March, March
    • 2:00pm Jefferson Pipe Band G5
    • 2:10pm Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office Pipe Band G5
    • 2:20pm City of Sacramento Pipe Band G5
    • 2:30pm Utah Pipe Band G5
    • 2:40pm Prince Charles Pipe Band G5
  • Grade 4 Time Limit Medley
    • 3:00pm Silicon Valley Pipe Band G4
    • 3:10pm Jefferson Pipe Band G4
  • Grade 3 MSR
    • 3:30pm Silicon Valley Pipe Band G3

NORCAL SUMMER – Unofficial Results

NorCal Summer Online SolosNB-WUSPBA-Solos-2021-Summer
Saturday, July 17, 2021
Online Contest

Solo Results (Unofficial*)

Stewarded Live Events

Open Piping MSR – 1 Competitor
Adjudicator: Ian Whitelaw
1.   586 Charlie Morris 

Open Piping Hornpipe/Jig – 1 Competitor
Adjudicator: Seumas Coyne
1.   586 Charlie Morris

Grade 1 Piping MSR – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Seumas Coyne
1. 2122 Michael Trenor
2.   388 Charles Martin

Grade 1 Piping Hornpipe/Jig – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Ian Whitelaw
1. 2122 Michael Trenor

Grade 1 Piping 6/8 March – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Seumas Coyne
1. 2122 Michael Trenor
2.   388 Charles Martin

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PIPES & PUBS #2 – Unofficial Results

Pipes and Pubs #2: Tilted Mash BrewingTiltedMashBrewing
Saturday, June 12, 2021
Tilted Mash Brewing, Elk Grove, CA

Solo Results (Unofficial*)

Grade 2 Piping MSR – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Ken Sutherland
1. 1399 Malachi Johannsen
2. 1205 Ted Hales

Grade 2 Piping Hornpipe/Jig – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Liz Tubbs
1. 1399 Malachi Johannsen
2. 1205 Ted Hales

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PIPES & PUBS #1 – Unofficial Results

Pipes and Pubs #1: Flatland Brewing CompanyFlatlandBrewing
Saturday, May 8, 2021
Online Contest

Solo Results (Unofficial*)

Stewarded Live Events

Grade 2 Piping MSR – 3 Competitors
Adjudicator: Ryan Murray
1. 1399 Malachi Johannsen
2. 1205 Ted Hales
3. 1547 Brandon Ward

Grade 2 Piping Hornpipe/Jig – 3 Competitors
Adjudicator: Ryan Murray
1. 1399 Malachi Johannsen
2. 1547 Brandon Ward
3. 1205 Ted Hales

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NORCAL SPRING – Unofficial Results

NorCal Spring Online SolosNB-WUSPBA-Solos-2021-Spring
Saturday, April 24, 2021
Online Contest

Solo Results (Unofficial*)

Stewarded Live Events

Open Piping MSR – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Glen Thompson
1.   586 Charlie Morris 
2.   030 Erik Leiken 

Open Piping Hornpipe/Jig – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Jeff Anderson
1.   586 Charlie Morris 
2.   030 Erik Leiken

Open Piobaireachd – 2 Competitors
Adjudicator: Glen Thompson
1.   586 Charlie Morris 
2.   030 Erik Leiken 

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