Congratulations to Julia Arciola who will serve as our Feature Twirler for the 153rd season of the Marching Illini. Julia is from the state of Florida and will be a junior in the College of LAS majoring in Global Studies. We look forward to seeing Julia on the field this […]


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    Congratulations to Chase Dorn who will serve as our Feature Twirler for the 150th season of the Marching Illini. Chase will be a senior in the College of LAS double majoring in Communication and East Asia Language and Culture. We look forward to seeing you this fall season. Congratulations […]

Feature Twirler 2018 Audition Results

Congratulations to the 2018 Marching Illini Drumline: Snares Gary Rudolph Curt Schwarzkopf Mia Folliard Daniel Hiemenz Shaan Patel Jamie Popp Caleb Gudeman Marcelo Champion Joey Marchese Emily Bloom *Garrett Clark *Ryan Baird *Daniel Canning * 1 of you will be moved to cymbals after 3 day fest   Tenors Payton […]


Snares Caleb Gudeman Shaan Patel Daniel Hiemenz Jamie Popp Garrett Clark Marcelo Champion Emily Bloom Luke Stephens Mia Folliard Joey Marchese Gary Rudolph Curt Schwarzkopf Ryan Baird   Tenors Zack Hoffman Evan Armstrong Payton Huene Jack Henhapl Kyler Perez   Bass Asher Ginnodo Nayan Bahl Gio Diaz Kyle Bean Jeremiah […]

Drumline 2018 Round 2 Auditions

CONGRATULATIONS 2018-2019 Illinettes dance team! Ashley Barz McKenna Carlson Madison Catalano Olivia Chester Katherine Ciannella Tessa Cohen Analia Dama Samantha Davis Antoinette DelGiudice Emma Dziura Darian Gerasta Bridget Glass Mickayla Homme Johnna Jones Kimberly Kamman Sophie Leskis MaryAllison Mahacek Gianna Mazeska Ellie Pfister Katarina Pong Brittany Prais Emmaline Rapier Mollie […]

Illinettes 2018-2019 Audition Results

  Auditions for the University of Illinois Marching Illini will be taking place on April 8 at 9am in the historic Harding Band Building. Congratulations to the 2017 Marching Illini Drumline:   Snares   Emily Bloom Gabe Dungan Nick Fishburn    Caleb Gudeman Daniel Hiemenz Anthony Hish, Section Leader    Jacob Hutter    Mark […]

Drumline 2017 Audition Results Here

Auditions for the official dance team of the University of Illinois, the Illinettes Dance Team, will be taking place on April 1 at 9am in the ARC. Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Illinettes Dance Team! Team Meeting in the ARC MP1 as soon as you read this…thank you! Antoinette Ashley Barz […]

Illinettes 2017 Audition Results