The Detroit Lakes dance teams competed at home for the final time in the regular season Saturday at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium hosting an 13-team invitational.

The teams competed in pods over nine hours of continuous competition.

The Lakers were on the floor in the opening session.

The Detroit Lakes varsity jazz team placed sixth out of 11 teams. Robert Williams / Tribune
The Detroit Lakes varsity jazz team placed sixth out of 11 teams. Robert Williams / Tribune

The jazz teams finished in sixth place learning 20 rank points from the judges. DL was awarded a top score of 67 from one of the judges to go with a fifth and two sixth place ranks. All four rank scores are added for a combined total of 20.

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Zimmerman placed first with eight points, followed by Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (9) and the Frazee Fly Girls in third place with 11.

In high kick, Bagley bested the field by five points scoring 5.5 rank points to 10.5 from runners-up Crosby-Ironton. Zimmerman and Frazee tied for third palace with 14.5.

The Detroit Lakes varsity high kick team finished in ninth place. Robert Williams / Tribune
The Detroit Lakes varsity high kick team finished in ninth place. Robert Williams / Tribune

Detroit Lakes placed ninth with a score of 35.

The Lakers junior varsity jazz team swept all four first place votes to win by four points over second place Bemidji.

DL’s JV kick team placed second overall with a score of 7, one point shy of first place Hawley.

The dance teams wrap up the regular season this week competing at Bemidji Monday, Feb. 15 and at Frazee Friday, Feb. 19.

Detroit Lakes Dance Invitational

Jazz: 1 Zimmerman 8, 2 Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 9, 3 Frazee 11, 4 Crosby-Ironton 17, 5 Bemidji 19, 6 Detroit Lakes 20, 7 Hawley 29, 8 Pelican Rapids 31, 9 Crookston 37, 10 Wadena 39, 11 Mahnomen-Waubun 44.

High Kick: 1 Bagley 5.5, 2 Crosby-Ironton 10.5, T3 Zimmerman 14, T3 Frazee 14, 5 Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 17.5, 6 Bemidji 24.5, 7 Hawley 29, 8 Pelican Rapids 31, 9 Detroit Lakes 35, 10 Wadena 40, 11 Crookston 43, 12 Mahnomen-Waubun 48, 13 Blackduck 52.

JV Jazz: 1 Detroit Lakes 4, 2 Bemidji 8, 3 Crosby-Ironton 12, Hawley 17, Detroit Lakes B 19.

JV Kick: 1 Hawley 6, 2 Detroit Lakes 7, 3 Crosby-Ironton 16, 4 Wadena 17, 5 Bemidji 19, 6 Aitkin 19.