Area dancers place at competition

The TTA Lightning Dance Team competition dance season started Feb. 29 at the Turn It Up Dance Challenge in Perry. TTA Lightning brought six entries to the competition.
The Level I group danced to “Splish Splash” and received a gold rating. Alta and Aurelia dancers in the Level 1 group are Olivia Fassler, Tucker Buddenhagen and Eastyn Lytle.
The Level II group danced to “Money” and received a high gold rating and the special judge’s award, “Commitment to Character.” Both levels combined to perform “Lightning Jukebox” which received a high gold rating and first place standing. Area Level II members are McKenzie Wilson, Sadie Bengston, Jamie Buddenhagen and Aylah Peterson.

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