WGI Championship

Surge Independent (A) ranked 30th out of 60 colorguards going into the Independent A preliminary competition for WGI. They placed 35th during prelims with a score of 80.88 and 35th during semi-finals with a score of 81.1. Congratulations on reaching the Semi-Finals, “Big” Surge!

Haddon Heights High School “High Voltage”, our partners in local guard, placed 79th out of 143 going into the Scholastic A preliminary competition and 68th during prelims. Congratulations for placing above more than half the groups attending!

Welcome to the 2019 Season!

Welcome to the 2019 season of Surge Independent Color Guard! We exist through the generous support of OMAYSC, businesses in Oaklyn and throughout South Jersey, and our hard-working parents.

Current and prospective parents – please read the updates under About Us for your child’s team regarding expectations from your family this season. We are excited to add a new team to our roster – SURGE TOO – for 5th grade and up. Membership dues will be discussed with parents directly. 

The calendar has been updated with an event and rehearsal schedule. Please note rehearsal schedules are subject to change.  

Happy Holidays!

Members of the Surge Cadets and Surge JV are joining the Oaklyn Public School PTA’s float in the Collingswood Holiday Parade. Come out to see us on Saturday, November 24th, 2018. Families from all over come out to enjoy this parade! Parade starts at 10am and runs along Haddon Avenue in Collingswood, NJ (starting near Knight Park).

The Oaklyn float this year is themed ” Up on the Rooftop” and some of our team helped with decorations! 

Congratulations Haddon Heights

Haddon Heights Marching Band Congratulations to the Haddon Heights Marching Band and Colorguard for earning 1st Place at USBands NJ State Group 1 Championships on October 28th. They also won Best Colorguard and Best Visual Effect. Surge Independent is thankful for the support we receive from the HH teams and we are very happy for their win!

2018 TIA ACC

Surge Cadets earned GOLD from all three judges at the TIA Atlantic Coast Championship. The team’s premiere year at TIA ACC was a great success – placing 1st on a tie!

Surge Independent (Class A) earned 3rd place at TIA ACC!

The coaches and volunteers are extremely proud of the hard work and dedication shown by our teams.