High-flying success

O_MGdanceTeam2-7The Maple Grove Dance Team had success at their Sections Tournament Feb. 1 and 2.  They won their Section, taking first place in the jazz category and were First Runner Ups, taking second place in kick. Pictured is the team during a flying leap in their peformance. Their team now advances to the State Dance Team Tournament taking place Feb. 15 and 16 at Target Center. Tickets to support the team are available to the public. The dance team was named the Northwest Suburban Conference Overall Champion for the 10th time. The team won the Varsity Jazz, Varsity Kick and JV Jazz disciplines during the competition Jan. 12 at Maple Grove Senior High. This team of 33 dancers has worked very hard to reach their goal of making it to state in both jazz and kick this year. They are ready to bring their talents to compete with the best AAA teams in the state.