The Ladue Horton Watkins High School Laduettes dance team won first place in Pom and first place in Hip Hop in the St. Charles Classic Dance Team Competition on January 24, 2015. Last December, the Laduettes took second place in both categories in the Yvonne Cole Lindbergh Invitational Regional Dance Team Competition.
They team will now advance to the National Dance Alliance (NDA) Team Competition at the Hard Rock in Orlando, Florida, on March 6-8, 2015.
The 2014-15 Laduette Roster:
Seniors: Phoebe Carlson, Claire Crow, (Captain) Jordan Kaplan, Kristen Collins and Alyson Yawitz; Juniors: (Captain) Sabrina Medler, Molly Smith, Madeline Spirtas; Sophomores: Kenzie Bussard, Lexie Dziergowski, Naomi Edwards, Shirley Gelman, Wendi Medler, Grace Moore; Freshman: Simone Daley, Celia Goldberg, Ally Harpole, Kathryn Long, Veronica Luna, Violet Shelley-Pettinelli, and Olivia Smith.