PARKLAND, FL- The Eagle Regiment took 5th place at the Orlando Regionals of the Bands of America Competition on October 12th at Camping World Stadium in Orlando. Stoneman Douglas's marching band placed 4th in preliminary competition and 5th overall among 22 teams that competed. 

The top five marching bands in the competition were:

1st place: Broken Arrow High School, Broken Arrow, OK
2nd place: Tarpon Springs High School, Tarpon Springs, FL
3rd place: Wando High School, Mt. Pleasant, SC
4th place: Park Vista High School, Lake Worth, FL
5th place: Stoneman Douglas High School, Parkland, FL

Of the 22 marching bands competing in regionals, 18 hailed from Florida. Bands of America's Grand National Championships will be held November 14-16 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN.