Fly Girls advance to state competition
The Frazee Fly Girls Dance Team won the Section 4A Dance Team Tournament Saturday, Feb. 7. This gives their Jazz Dance Team the opportunity to compete again at the state tournament for the 3rd year in a row.
The Frazee Fly Girls started competing three years ago and have had the opportunity to go to the state tournament all three years.
In the Jazz category, the Fly Girls took 1st, Pelican Rapids 2nd, and Bagley 3rd. In the High Kick category, Albany took 1st, Melrose 2nd and Pequot Lakes 3rd.
At the first section competition in 2007, the Fly Girls placed 3rd, in 2008 they placed 2nd, and in 2009 they placed 1st.
The dancers will compete at the state tournament Saturday, Feb. 14. The competition begins at noon, and the Fly Girls are the fifth to dance out of the 12 qualifying teams around the state. This year the competition will be held at the Target Center.
There will be a pep fest send-off at Frazee High School on Friday, Feb. 13, at 10:30 a.m.