Strong performances at the Maine East Dance Invitational over the weekend qualified Bolingbrook High School’s varsity and junior varsity competitive dance teams for the Illinois Drill Team Association (IDTA) state finals in Springfield Feb. 11.
The varsity finished 2nd in the Hip Hop division. Team members are Amber Armstrong, Kylie McFadden, Asia Bair, Ngozi Edeh, Asijah Hancock, Alexis Parades, Jordan Sharber, La’Deija Kimbrough, McKenzi Hulittle, Aaliyah Okooboh, Tiana Barr and Symone Robinson. They are coached by Brandi Kissee.
The junior varsity won its Hip Hop division. Team members are Tyra Taylor, Breanna Weathers, Genesie Addo, Diamond Winter, Giannte Page, C.J. Syovanus, Krystal Johnson, Giorgia Asomoah, Autumn Armstrong and De’Nadjiah Richards. They are coached by Kim McIlroy.