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WHS's Texan Stars Dance and Pom Team Competes at Danceline USA National Championships

March 31, 2021

The Wimberley High School Texan Stars Dance and Pom Team received several first place awards at the recent Danceline USA National Championship event held in San Antonio on March 26-27. The Texan Stars received fifth place out of all teams competing - which included teams from 4A, 5A, and 6A schools

The team of four, which includes team captain Kiersten Florence (sr.), Anna Crow (jr.), Angelina Villanueva (sr.), and Elena Konradi (sr.) received the following awards at the competition:

  • Platinum super sweepstakes
  • First place best in category Small Team Hip Hop
  • First place best in category Small Team Contemporary
  • First place Overall National Champion Small Team
  • Fifth place Overall National Champion (all teams)

In addition to the team awards, Kiersten Florence was named a finalist in the solo catergory for 11th and 12th graders and received second place in the Turns category. The WHS dance team is led by director Kelci Benesch.