MUHS dancers strong after NVAC meet
JERICHO — The Middlebury Union High School dance team picked up third- and fourth-place finishes on Saturday at the Northern Vermont Athletic Conference competition, which was hosted by Mount Mansfield.
The Tiger squad fared better in the Hip Hop discipline, where the three judges’ collective ranking totaled 11 points, trailing only Mount Mansfield (four) and Lamoille (five) in the seven-team field.
In Jazz, the Tigers tied with Colchester for fourth in an eight-team field with 13 points, while Lamoille and Mount Mansfield tied for first with five points and South Burlington (nine) took third.
South Burlington won the three-team Pom discipline, in which the Tigers did not compete.
The Tiger team will head to Vergennes Union High School on Saturday for the state championship competition, which will begin at 5 p.m.
In JV dancing on this past Saturday, the MUHS Jazz performance rated fourth out of 11, the MUHS Hip Hop was sixth, the Mount Abraham Hip Hop finished ninth, and the Mount Abe Pom effort was 11th.