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Tiger dance team wins conference kick competition

Mary Balow (center) and the rest of the Tiger dance team performed at last week's Tiger boys basketball game.

The New Richmond High School dance team competed in the Middle Border Conference competition on Saturday at Hudson High School.

The Tigers won the conference championshp in the conference with their Kick dance routine. They took second place with their Pom dance performance. Overall the team took second place.

Earning first team all-conference honors with their solo performances were Sarah Steffen, Annika Utgaard, and Jesse Olson. Brittany Jonsson, Maggie Evans, Kristy Martinson, Mary Balow and Alex Steen won second team all-conference honors with their ensemble performances.

Coach Ali Saliny said the team put together two strong performances on Saturday. "To have eight girls named with all-conference honors shows what a dedicated and outstanding team we have."

Next up for the team is the regional competition. It will take place on Jan. 30 at Eau Claire North High School.