On Saturday, Jan. 14, all eyes were on the Belle Plaine Jazz and High Kick teams as they stepped onto their home floor at the Minnesota River Conference Championship competition.
Besting Jordan, Tri-City United/Le Sueur-Henderson, Norwood-Young America, Randolph, and Waterville-Elysian-Morristown, the Belle Plaine dance teams both emerged at the tops of their heaps with championship wins.
In addition to the clean sweep of the MRC competition, a number of Belle Plaine dancers were named 2019-20 all-conference dancers. They are Kara Reitz, Hannah Skluzacek, Kaitlyn Holmbeck, Brooke Adameitz, and Skye Jacobs. Emily Maciej received honorable mention.
BPHS Dance Team
Dec. 7: Invitational at Cannon Falls High School
Dec. 12: Meet vs. multiple schools at Randolph High School
Dec. 14: Invitational vs. multiple schools at Waconia High School
Dec. 19: Meet vs. multiple schools at Tri-City United Schools
Jan. 9: Meet vs. multiple schools at Jordan High School
Jan. 11: Invitational at BPHS South Gym
Jan. 14: Meet vs. multiple schools in MRC at BPHS
Jan. 18 (cancelled): Invitational vs. multiple schools at Totino-Grace High School
Jan. 25: Invitational at Simley High School
Feb. 1: Sectional Tournament at Delano High School