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Holy Family dancers win awards
Published March 20, 2014 at 12:08 pm
LHS dancers want state in 2014-15
Published March 12, 2014 at 4:11 pm
With just one graduating senior in Brittany Wilaby, the Mayer Lutheran dance team is already making plans for the 2014-15 season. This season, the Crusaders captured their third consecutive Minnesota River Conference championship and also won the Minnesota Timberwolves Invitational for the third...
LHS dance season ends at sections
Published February 12, 2014 at 2:53 pm
The 2013-14 season has come to a close for the Mayer Lutheran dance team after a close, but in the end, disappointing competition at the Section 2A meet on Feb. 8 at Bloomington Kennedy High School, as the Crusaders failed to qualify for the state competition. The Crusaders finished fourth in jazz,...
LHS dancers win MRC jazz title
Published February 5, 2014 at 2:08 pm
Due to an extra chilly Minnesota winter, the second of three Minnesota River Conference dance competitions was cancelled two weeks ago, propelling the four MRC dance teams straight into the conference championships on Jan. 30 at Belle Plaine. While some teams may mourn the loss of a conference...
Holy Family jazz team qualifies for state
Published February 5, 2014 at 2:07 pm
Dreams really do come true, as the Holy Family Fire jazz dance team discovered last weekend, qualifying for their second consecutive state tournament. After a thrilling second place finish at the Section 3AA meet last weekend at Mound-Westonka, the Fire clinched their jazz tournament berth....
Lakettes fourth, sixth at Section 3AA
Published February 5, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Although they may not have come home with the state tournament berth they were hoping for, the Waconia Lakettes dance team had a successful Section 3AA meet last weekend at Mound-Westonka and can take a lot of pride in their performances. “Section performances couldn’t have been performed any...
Peitz wins national title with CSB dance team
Published January 29, 2014 at 3:28 pm
College of Saint Benedict (St. Joseph, Minn.) sophomore Madison Peitz, a 2012 graduate of Waconia High School, recently captured her second consecutive national title with the CSB dance team. The UDA College Nationals were held in Orlando, Fla. between Jan. 7 and Jan. 19, and the Blazers won the...
Lakettes win jazz in Prior Lake
Published January 29, 2014 at 3:23 pm
The Waconia Lakettes are very happy this week, after a stellar final regular season meet last weekend in Prior Lake. Competing against six other teams in both high kick and jazz, the Lakettes had their best finishes of the season, with the varsity jazz team winning the competition, and the high...
LHS dancers battle through injuries
Published January 23, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Injuries are all too common on high school sports teams, but typically having one or two injured players won’t make or break the team. But for the Mayer Lutheran dance team, which only fields a squad of six athletes, two injuries can make a world of difference, especially when five dancers are...
Lakettes fourth in WCC
Published January 23, 2014 at 2:18 pm