Arundel Marching Band Wins State Title

The band came out on top on the Division 3 Open competition at Towson University. It will head to a national competition New York on Saturday.

The Arundel High School marching band earned top honors Saturday at a statewide competition held at Towson University. 

The band won the Group 3 Open title at the USBands Maryland State Championships, beating out four other schools. Judges awarded the band 90.512 points, more than a full point more than second place Northwest High. 

The band also won the awards for Best Visual and Best Effect.

Saturday's title marked continued improvement for the band, which finished in second place in a US Bands competition at Severna Park High on Oct. 27. 

This Saturday, it will take part in the USBands National Competition at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ.

Mo November 05, 2012 at 02:19 PM
Congratulations Arundel HS Marching Band! Place a video clip of your winning performance on the Patch.
Karen November 05, 2012 at 06:36 PM
Love the Wildcats, and so proud of the hard work and dedication that these wonderful kids are putting into their music! Good luck to all of you in the upcoming competition.
Tara Burkhart November 06, 2012 at 01:02 PM
Congratulations Wildcats, and good luck this weekend. Is there a video you can post?
Steve Barrett November 06, 2012 at 11:59 PM
There is a video on the Arundel High School Wildcats Music Facebook page.


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