The Lincoln College Preparatory Academy Tiger Dance Team danced their way to the Missouri State Dance Team Championships on Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Family Arena in St. Charles, Mo. The dance team competed in multiple categories, taking first place in Lyrical/Jazz and Hip Hop.
Lincoln Prep competed in the Class 2 division against 15 schools. Teams are judged on the choreography, technique, degree of difficulty of the routine, use of the floor, uniformity and synchronization, energy and intensity of the performance as well as the overall impression of the dance for a total of 100 possible points.
Lincoln Prep’s team includes team captain Alaysia Taylor, Dominique Edwards, A’Rya Pratt, Kenadi Alexsis and Eesemeyon Jones.
In addition to earning first place as a team, Pratt, Taylor and Edwards earned spots on the Academic All-Star Team for their high GPA.
Congratulations, Tigers, on your great achievements!