'Dancin' in the Streets' Blaine Dance Team Invite draws a big crowd

More than 40 teams took part in the Blaine Dance Team Invitational 2012 held at the Blaine Fieldhouse Jan. 14. Local teams from Andover (right), Anoka (upper right), St. Francis and Blaine (upper left) competed in Jazz and High Kick competitions. The Bengalettes finished third in High Kick “Drums” and Jazz “Glam” routines. The same Blaine squad won the Northwest Suburban Conference High Kick title and was second in Jazz in the meet at Maple Grove Jan. 7.  Photos by Bill Jones

High Kick (final results out of 18 teams)

1. St. Cloud Tech
2 . Brainerd
3. Blaine
4 . Maple Grove
5 . Duluth East
6 . Champlin Park

Jazz (final results out of 18 teams)
1. Maple Grove
2. St. Cloud Tech
3. Blaine
4. Brainerd
5. Hopkins
6. Duluth East [smooth=id:480]