Photo by Taylar Erickson
ADRENALIN—Senior competition dance team members, including senior Mackenzie Wang (standing, center) compete in the Hop Hop event Aug. 28. WHS won the event.
Dance team wins Watertown Invite
By Sarah Snelling and Elise Hyz
Warrior competition dance team members earned the Grand Championship at the Watertown Invitational Cheer and Dance Competition Aug. 28.
The dancers took second in Jazz with 250 points, falling behind Brandon Valley with 257 points, and won both Pom and Hip Hop with scores of 284.5 and 283.5 to take the title overall.
Freshman dance team member Ella Wilson said it was a good meet.
“Last night was very energizing with another win,” Wilson said. “I’m pumped to keep going to competitions and working hard in practice.”
Junior Megan Richardson, said she was happy, as well.
“I’m excited to make further improvements,” Richardson said.
The competition cheer team took third place in Watertown, trailing behind Sioux Valley in second and O’Gorman who took first place.
Coach Alissa Sendelbach said she was happy.
“I’m excited to get back to practice to make corrections,” Sendelbach said.
The Warrior spirit teams will next travel to Yankton Sept. 6.