WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange Percussion Ensemble took first place in their Division 2A Standstill Class at the US Bands Competition held April 24 at Lehigh University. 

The Ensemble  received a score of 92.675. This is their fifth year of competition and their first division win. Their director is Michael Denburg, assistant director of the Mountaineer Marching Band and a math teacher at West Orange High School.