The Dance Team had the opportunity to send three team members and Coach Amber Jackson to Mexico City
Year On Team: 4th Year
Major: Elementary Education
High School: Wayzata High School
Previous Dance Team: Wayzata Trojet Dance Team
Previous Studio: The Dance Shoppe
Favorite Style of Dance: Jazz
Favorite Place on Campus: Dinkytown
Favorite Sport to Watch / Cheer For: Basketball
What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota?: The University of Minnesota dance team has such an amazing program that I knew would push me and is the epitome of hard work and one love.
When / where did you first start dancing?: I started dancing at the age of 3 at Dance Shoppe.
What's something that most people don't know about you?: I went to a performing arts middle school, FAIR.
What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of?: Making the Dean's List.
What do you like to do when you aren't dancing?: Hang out with my family and friends!
What is your favorite memory on this team?: Winning a double national championship for the third year in a row! So proud!
Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college?: Always be true to yourself and your love for dance. Confidence!
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