Mariah Champ
Mariah Champ


High School:
Wayzata HS

Year On Team: 1st Year

Major: Undecided

High School: Wayzata

Previous Dance Team: Wayzata Trojet Dance Team

Previous Studio: Summit Dance Shoppe

Favorite Style of Dance: Jazz

Favorite Place on Campus: Williams Arena

Favorite Sport to Watch/ Cheer For: Basketball

What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota?: Pride for the school, the competitiveness and legend of the team

When/ where did you first start dancing?: Butterfield School of Dance at 1 ½ years old

What's something that most people don't know about you?: I have had jaw surgery

What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of?: Being a part of the National Honors Society

What do you like to do when you aren't dancing?: I like to hang out with my friends and family. I also enjoy baking!

What are you looking forward to on this team?: Becoming close with all of the girls and representing my school with pride!

Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college?: Keep working hard and never give up on your dreams!


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