Our first audition of the season is Sunday, September 22, 2019. 10am-4pm at the Atlantic Avenue School in Haddon Heights (21 E. Atlantic Ave). Registration begins at 9:30am. This clinic is for “Big” Surge (age 13 & up). For information on Surge 2.0 or Surge Cadets, please contact us.
Big weekend for SURGE COLOR GUARD!
Surge Cadets tied for GOLD as Independent Cadet Guard champions.
Surge 2.0 earned FIRST PLACE as the new Independent Junior Guard champions.
Surge earned SECOND PLACE as Independent A Guard.
Many thanks to our amazing coaches, families, and supporters. Your last chance to see Surge Cadets and Surge 2.0 perform their 2019 program is Saturday, May 11th at the Oaklyn PTA Spring Fling: www.oaklynpta.org
Gold medals for all three Surge Independent teams at the 2019 Tournament Indoor Association Region 1 Championship on April 28th!
As a special bonus to our night – our director, Debbie Heller, was honored this year for her 40+ years of commitment to the “Sport of the Arts”! In addition to founding Surge Independent and building a great team of coaches to expand into Surge Cadets and Surge 2.0, Debbie works with the Haddon Heights school district’s colorguard teams.
Congratulations SURGE 2.0 – Mid-Atlantic Indoor Network’s 2019 Independent Junior Guard Champions! S2 finished our inaugural season in the MAIN circuit with a score of 81.81 to bring home a gold medal.
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!
Our Surge 2.0 (middle school age) team is full for the 2019 season. Surge Cadets has a few openings for new members and will close by the end of the month.
We are now accepting sponsors for our 2019 season. To receive all of our current incentives your donation must be received by January 15, 2019. Please read our Become a Sponsor page for options. Thank you for supporting our teams!
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.
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 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!