El Dorado Dance Team wins two national titles

El Dorado dance

El Dorado High School’s Dance Team, a group of 26 dancers, competed at the West Coast Elite Dance Team National competition at the Long Beach Arena April 21-23, 2022. The team won two national titles, bringing home team jackets and two new banners.

The team faced off against 50 high schools with six of their seven dances placing! According to Dance Team Director Shan Lawson, this is the most the Golden Hawks have ever placed at this competition.

The team’s rankings included:

1st – Large Lyrical
1st – Lage Jazz
2nd – Small Jazz 
2nd – Medium Contemporary
2nd – Large Pom
3rd – Large Hip Hop

In the solo competition, three dancers placed out of a field of 150 dancers! Congratulations to Alana Valez, Veronica Hutchison, and Hailey Chung.

“This was the last competition of the season for the team and they definitely finished on a high note!” Director Lawson shared.

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