The Legacy Dance Team traveled to Omaha March 3-4 to participate and compete at the NRG Dance Convention and Competition.

They received high honors for their competition pieces, their efforts in class and scholarship auditions.

The dance team coaches are Janna Ryan and Abby Allen, with long distance assistance by Chloe Ryan.

Here is a list of the team’s accomplishments:


Competition pieces

Competition pieces are judged on performance, technique, and choreography.

• Triple H Crew (Junior Dance Team) -“Watch Out For This” High Gold, 1st place ($150) …Holly Alexander, Alayna Feeney, Aubrey Franz, Quinn Ryan, Kyce Shimmin, Adysson Solie

• Soul Stepperz (Intermediate Dance Team) -“This Is How We Do It”: Platinum, 1st place. Team members Payton Alexander, Kiara McGuire, Paige Ryan, Stephen Ryan, Jordan Wilson

• Beat Breakerz (Senior Dance Team) -”Like A Champion”: Platinum, 1st place…Paige Ryan, Stephen Ryan.

• Legacy Dance Team (full team) -”Men In Black Remix”: Platinum, first place ($250).  High Voltage, Judges Favorite ($500) (choreographed by Chloe Ryan). Team members: Holly Alexander, Payton Alexander, Alayna Feeney, Aubrey Franz, Kiara McGuire, Cloee Petersen, Quinn Ryan, Paige Ryan, Stephen Ryan, Kyce Shimmin, Adysson Solie, Jordan Wilson.

(Dances choreographed by Mike Langford of Los Angeles unless otherwise noted.)


High Voltage Scholarships: Holly Alexander, Alayna Feeney (finalist), Kiara McGuire, Paige Ryan (finalist), Kyce Shimmin, Adysson Solie.

Single City Scholarship: Quinn Ryan.

Year Round Scholarships: Chloe Ryan, Stephen Ryan.


(In various electronic music genres and band names, NRG is an abbreviation for energy. – Editor.)