SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Watchung Hills Marching Warriors took first place with 83 points and awards for music and overall effects at the 37th Annual Somerville High School Marching Band Festival on Saturday. 

The WHRHS Marching Band is under the direction of Paul McCullen.  The band performs at home and away games during the fall semester and competes at numerous band competitions during the season. 

Watchung Hills was victorious over competition from:

Group I - A
West Windsor-Plainsboro HS North
Group II - A
Bernards High School
Delaware Valley Regional High School
Group III- A
Ocean Township High School
Long Branch High School
Cranford High School
Group IV - A
Vernon Township High School
Point Pleasant Borough High School
Ridge High School
Group V - A
Franklin High School
Watchung Hills Regional High School
Mendham High School
Group VI - A
Hunterdon Central High School
New Providence High School
Group IV-Open