Guard Focus Show for Elementary, Independent Prep, & Junior HS

March 8, 2024
Desert Vista HS


Standard Schedule Logistical Schedule

Director Information

Color Guard Judges:

  • Equipment: Grace Batchelor
  • Movement: Robyn Kotte
  • General Effect: Robin Montoya, Brandy DuBose
  • Design Analysis: Scott Montoya
  • FOCUS JUDGE: Alyssa Lambert

Contest Staff:

  • Contest Administrator: Adam Malik
  • Tabulator: Monica Scheidecker
  • Sound Engineer: Aaron Hudson
  • Time & Penalty: Shawn Schive

Judge and Staff assignments and schedules subject to change.

Ticket Information

WGAZ is ready for the new indoor season and excited for all the events to come. To ensure students, staff, and fans are safe and can easily access events, we have partnered with GoFan to provide digital tickets and contactless payments. To buy tickets, visit our GoFan page.

Purchase tickets here!

Ticket Prices:

General Admission - $16

5 and under - Free

High School Students: $10 tickets (card only, cash is not accepted; must have valid student ID at the time of purchase)


  • Your ticket purchase helps supports the event host, academic scholarships, educational clinics, awards and more.
  • Wristbands will only allow gym access for a specific block of performances
    • Check standard schedule in the events schedule on this page
  • Limited seats will be available
  • Ticket purchases will be online or through a QR code only. No Cash.
  • Show proof of tickets on GoFan App to receive a wristband
  • No food or drink will be allowed in the gym
  • WGAZ recommends fans to arrive 30 minutes before scheduled performance times
  • Schedule is subject to change
  • As safety is paramount to all performers, any type of flash photography is strictly prohibited. Family, friends and fans may take still photos of WGAZ events for personal use only. Small, non-professional, single frame “point & shoot” cameras are allowed into all venues. Any camera that has a detachable lens or lens that extends to four (4) or more inches is considered a “Professional Camera” and thus prohibited.
  • There is no video recording permitted at any WGAZ event. Any liability associated with unauthorized recordings will rest with the individual or organization making the recording. WGAZ does not condone, nor accept any liability for, any unauthorized recording during the event.

Registered Groups

Guard Exhibition

  • Spectrum Elementary Colorguard
  • Quartz Hill Elementary Colorguard
  • Ashland Ranch Elementary Colorguard

Guard Scholastic Elementary

  • Chaparral Elementary Color Guard
  • Higley Traditional Academy Color Guard
  • San Tan Elementary Winterguard
  • Centennial Winterguard
  • Gateway Pointe Elementary Color Guard
  • Mesa Arts Academy Colorguard

Guard Independent Prep

  • Academy Winter Youth Guard
  • Mountain View Toro Junior Guard

Guard Scholastic Junior High

  • Cactus MS Winterguard 46.230 7
  • Gilbert Regional 64.340 3
  • Sunrise Mountain JV Winterguard 38.050 8
  • Sossaman Winterguard 67.550 2
  • Cooley Cougar Colorguard - Purple 72.550 1
  • Highland JHS Winterguard 56.520 4
  • South Valley Sabercat Guard 56.260 5
  • BASIS Golden Eagle Guard 53.950 6

Guard Scholastic Junior High A

  • Cooley Cougar Colorguard - Black 60.690 1

Guard Scholastic Open

  • Desert Vista HS