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Charisma hopefuls prepare for 2019 season

Hannah Gretz

May 20, 2019

With 17 school days left, charisma dancers and students are looking ahead to next school year and the return of the charisma dance season.  Team members have been individually and personally preparing in hopes of becoming a dance team member. “It’s so fun dancing,” dancer and junior Maddy Ma...

Coquettes team reflects on Dance Marathon performance

Coquettes team reflects on Dance Marathon performance

Hannah Gretz

February 26, 2019

As of Feb. 23, the coquettes dance team showcases their final performance for the 2018-2019 at this school’s annual Dance Marathon. Dance Marathon, a six hour long event supporting Riley Children’s Hospital, allows the team to perform for the participants as part of their event schedule. “It went really well,” dance...

Coquettes team finalizes choreography for Dance Marathon

Coquettes team finalizes choreography for Dance Marathon

Hannah Gretz

February 19, 2019

At this school’s Dance Marathon annual event, the coquettes dance team performs for students participating. On Feb. 23, the team will be hitting the ‘stage’ once again. “They have to be able to perform turns, leaps, and kicks,” Head coach Sarah Wolff said. “The performance has to be clean...

Coquettes team works into new year

Hannah Gretz

January 21, 2019

With the arrival of 2019, the coquettes dance team has worked to successfully transition into the second half of their 2018-2019 dance season. With this, they are preparing for performances during basketball games, and other school events, such as Dance Marathon. “It is going so well so far,” memb...

Coquettes season in full swing

Coquettes season in full swing

Hannah Gretz

December 2, 2018

With winter sports in full effect, the coquettes dance team has the opportunity to take the floor and showcase their choreographed dances during home basketball games. “It is going so well so far,” member and junior Maddy Massa said. “Practices are super fun and productive.” This year marks Massa’s third...

Coquettes begin their 2018-2019 season

Hannah Gretz

November 17, 2018

Winter sports are officially underway at this school, marking an official start to the 2018-2019 coquettes dance season. Students were able to tryout for this winter dance team during the week of fall break, ending with 15 girls on the team. “It is going so well so far,” member and junior Maddy Ma...

Charisma season draws to a close, coquettes “kicks” off

Charisma season draws to a close, coquettes “kicks” off

Hannah Gretz

October 21, 2018

As fall sports wrap up at this school, winter sports are beginning, including the winter dance team, coquettes. With this, the fall dance team, charisma, concludes. “I loved being part of the charisma dance team,” Avery Iverson, first year member and junior, said. “I loved what we prepared and...

Charisma dance team continues performances

Charisma dance team continues performances

Hannah Gretz

September 27, 2018

The Charisma dance team is scheduled to perform this Friday at the Homecoming pep rally. The team is currently working on creating new dances that reflect their new choreography. They practice three days a week for two hours. To be a member, a certain level of qualifications are to be met in order to...

Charisma dance team begins new season

Charisma dance team begins new season

Hannah Gretz

September 3, 2018

The fall 2018 dance season is officially underway for the Charisma dance team as they work to perform for the first time this season. “We started on the first day of school,” junior and dancer Maddy Massa said. “So far, we have finished teaching one of the dances and we have three total.” Mass...

Fall dance season winds down

Fall dance season winds down

Hannah Gretz

October 13, 2017

As the men’s and women’s varsity soccer seasons comes to a close, the fall dance team, Charisma, does the same with their final performance which took place on Sept. 29. Charisma concluded their season with a final dance during halftime of the game. “I had leadership opportunities throughout the whole...

Charisma dance season underway

Charisma dance season underway

Hannah Gretz, Reporter

September 20, 2017

With one performance down, the Charisma dance team continues to prepare for future performances. They practice three times a week so they can effectively “wow” the crowd. As the girls have one performance under their belt, they continue to practice their new tricks and choreography. They will be sh...