Official competition results from the Springfield Area Highland Games, Chatham, IL, from May 21, 2012.
Detailed band and solo results are here.
The band competition results are as follows.
Grade 5 (3 competed)
1. Dundee Scottish 2. Chicago Highlanders 3. Chicago Academy of Pipes & Drums
Best Drum Corp Dundee Scottish*
Best Bass/Mid Section Dundee Scottish
(* Chicago Highlanders was incorrectly announced as BDC during the Awards ceremony)
Grade 4 (8 competed)
1. Chicago Highlanders 2. St. Andrews of Central Illinois 3. Tunes of Glory 4. Fountain Trust 5. St Louis Caledonia 6. Chicago Scots
Best Drum Corp Chicago Highlanders
Best Bass/Mid Section Chicago Highlanders
Grade 3 (3 competed)
1. Midlothian Scottish 2. Chicago Celtic 3. Strathdon Caledonia
Best Drum Corp Chicago Celtic
Best Bass/Mid Section Chicago Celtic
Piper of the day: Chris Farruggia
Drummer of the day: Tom Clower
Joe McMath memorial Award / Most promising young piper: Gavin Lang