Merrill Dance Team places at Little Chute competition
TINA L. SCOTT
The Merrill Varsity Dance Team attended their first competition this past weekend in Little Chute at the Little Chute Holiday Invite on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022.
In D2 Hip Hop, the Merrill Dance Team placed fourth out of nine teams, competing against dance teams from Plymouth, New London, Port Washington, Tomah, Menominee, Lacrosse, Grafton, Logan, and Mosinee. Mosinee took first place honors.
In the D2 Duet category, Merrill’s Molly White and Conor Sayles took first place, out of seven duet teams competing. White and Sayles beat out duos from Catholic Memorial, West Salem, Notre Dame (they had two duet teams competing), Port Washington, and Grafton.
In D2 Jazz, the Merrill Varsity Dance Team placed 5th out of 11 teams, competing against New Berlin Eisenhower, Waupaca, Catholic Memorial, Port Washington, Tomah, Seymour, Notre Dame, Menominee, West Salem, and Mosinee. New Berlin Eisenhower took first place.