KHS Fillies are national champs
Monday, April 18, 2011
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The Kingwood High School Fillies Dance Team, under the direction of April16fillies Swenson, recently attended the Crowd Pleasers National Showcase of Champions held at the UTSA campus in San Antonio, Texas where Fillies brought home another National Championship title.
The Fillies Team earned the National Champion titles with their 1st place Kick, Jazz, and Lyrical performances. The Fillie Team Jazz won the highest scoring routine of the day and the Crowd Pleaser award! Other awards included Outstanding Technique, Choreography, and Overall Grand Champion HS and were the National Super Team Jacket Winners.
The Undefeated Fillie Dance Officers were named National Champions in their Jazz, Lyrical and Novelty Routines. Their Novelty Routine, "Take Off With Us" earned a Crowd Pleaser award. The Dance Officers won for Outstanding Technical Merit, Outstanding Choreography, and Overall National Champion Dance Officers and were National Officer Jacket Winners.
The Fillies also had award winning solo, duet, trio, and quartet performances. The Sr. solo finalists were Elly Gibson and Kelly Snyder. Elly received 3rd place and Kelly Snyder received 5th place. The Jr. Solo finalists were Karson Scharold, Lami Olonilua, Sam Wells and Shelby Westover. Karson was the 1st place winner, Lami received 3rd place, Sam 4th place and Shelby received 5th place. The 9th-10th grade duet of Mary Dvorsky and Tanner Hoffman received 3rd place and the 11th-12th grade duet of Amber Miles and Haley Kalass received 4th place. The 11th-12th grade trio of Madison McPeak, Jill Jagmin, and Hannah Wood was the 1st place National Winner.
Congratulations to the Kingwood HS Fillies on another National Championship and successful year.
If you are interested in joining the National Champion Fillies dance team, try-out clinic begins May 1st thru May 6th and try-outs on May 7th. Please visit the Fillie website at www.kingwoodfillies.net for more information.