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Dance Team get 2nd & 5th

February 13, 2016

Target Center was rocking on Friday and Saturday, (Feb. 12 - 13) with the MSHSL State Dance Team competition.   The Knightettes would compete on both days -- Jazz on Friday, High Kick on Saturday.

Friday -- The Knighettes were up first in the Class AA/AAA Jazz prelims with their performance of "Torn".  After watching 24 teams perform -- it was time to announce the finalists.   The Knightettes would be performing 4th in the finals.   After all finalists had performed, scores tallied and confirmed -- Knightettes received their 2nd Place trophy.  (Other finalists -- Totino-Grace - 1st, Sartell-St. Stephen - 3rd, Faribault - 4th, Rocori, Cold Spring - 5th and South St. Paul - 6th)

Senior Bailey Adams and junior Celia (Cici) Fortney were nominated for the 2016 Class AA Jazz All-Tournament team.

On Saturday -- the Knightettes were the 15th performer in the prelims with "Salute".  Once again the Knightettes would be performing as one of the evening's finalists.  Final results, in order of finish - Totino-Grace, Faribault, Sartell-St. Stephen, Austin, BSM Knightettes, St. Cloud Cathedral.

Senior Hannah Witterschein and junior Megan Benson were nominated for the 2015 Class AA High Kick All-Tournament team.

Also the team earned an Academic All State award and seniors Abigail (Abbey) Nichols and Ashley Zagaros were awarded Senior Academic All-State Awards.

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