DCI Drumline First Place Winners

Notes:

1.) Years 1972-1987, 2000-Present : Drumline scores were out of possible 20 pts.

2.) Year 1980 : Bridgemen and Spirit of Atlanta tied for top drumline. The judges awarded the drumline trophy to the Bridgemen, claiming the tie breaker went to high GE which was not in the rule book.

3.) Years 1988-1989 : Drumline scores were out of possible 30 pts.

4.) Years 1994-1999 : Drumlines scores were out of possible 10 pts.

5.) Year 1994 : Drumline scores were averaged between prelims and finals.

 
DCI Drumline Winners
Year Drumline Score Host City
2009 Blue Devils 19.80 Indianapolis, In
1972 Anaheim Kingsmen 17.30 Whitewater, Wi
1973 Santa Clara Vanguard 18.30 Whitewater, Wi
1974 Santa Clara Vanguard 18.95 Ithaca, NY
1975 Santa Clara Vanguard 19.40 Philadelphia, Pa
1976 Blue Devils 19.10 Philadelphia, Pa
1977 Blue Devils 18.80 Denver, Co
1978 Santa Clara Vanguard 19.10 Denver, Co
1979 Santa Clara Vanguard 18.70 Birmingham, Al
1980 Bridgemen 19.20 Birmingham, Al
- Spirit of Atlanta 19.20 Birmingham, Al
1981 Bridgemen 19.50 Montreal, Canada
1982 Bridgemen 19.10 Montreal, Canada
1983 Blue Devils 18.90 Miami, Fl
1984 Blue Devils 19.80 Atlanta, Ga
1985 Blue Devils 19.60 Madison, Wi
1986 Blue Devils 19.60 Madison, Wi
1987 Garfield Cadets 20.00 Madison, Wi
1988 Santa Clara Vanguard 29.40 Kansas City, Mo
1989 Santa Clara Vanguard 29.80 Kansas City, Mo
1990 Cadets 19.60 Buffalo, NY
1991 Cavaliers 19.30 Dallas, Tx
- Santa Clara Vanguard 19.30 Dallas, Tx
- Star of Indiana 19.30 Dallas, Tx
1992 Cavaliers 19.80 Madison, Ws
1993 Star of Indiana 19.40 Jackson, Ms
1994 Blue Devils 9.80 Boston, Ma
1995 Cavaliers 9.90 Buffalo, NY
1996 Blue Devils 9.90 Orlando, Fl
1997 Blue Devils 9.80 Orlando, Fl
1998 Santa Clara Vanguard 9.90 Orlando, Fl
1999 Cavaliers 9.60 Madison, Wi
2000 Cavaliers 19.60 College Park, Md
2001 Cadets 19.70 Buffalo, NY
2002 Cadets 19.70 Madison, Wi
2003 Cadets 19.70 Orlando, Fl
2004 Santa Clara Vanguard 19.75 Denver, Co
2005 Cadets 19.70 Foxboro, Ma
2006 Phantom Regiment 19.70 Madison, Wi
2007 Blue Devils 19.70 Pasadena, Ca
2008 Phantom Regiment 19.85 Bloomington, In