KCBD-TV Sports Director, Pete Christy announced Thursday night during the 6:00 pm newscast that the Levelland High School band had won the Battle of the Bands competition, picking up 46% of the votes, Floydada High School was second with 22% of the votes while Lubbock Cooper High School came in third with 21% of the Votes and Tahoka High School come in forth with 11%.
The competition started ten weeks ago with over 40 area bands competing. The winner was picked by popular vote and Levelland was the winner by over 30,000 votes. Levelland will receive the Championship trophy and the $3,000 check at a ceremony in January.
The Battle of the Bands competition is sponsored by Sonic and South Plains College.