Leah Kongsvik  
Leah Kongsvik

Class:
Freshman

High School:
Mahtomedi High School

Experience:
2nd Year


Year on Team: 2nd year

Major: Biology

High School: Mahtomedi High School

Previous Dance Team: Mahtomedi Dance Line

Previous Studio: Larkin Dance Studio

Favorite style of dance: Lyrical

Favorite place on campus: The mall area

Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Football

What made you want to dance at the University of Minnesota? I had known dancers from my studio that had amazing experiences on this team. Also, the legacy of this program.

When/Where did you first start dancing? Larkin Dance Studio at age 3

What's something that most people don't know about you? I fell through the attic when I was 15.

What non-dance accomplishment are you most proud of? Graduating in the top 10% of my high school class

What do you like to do when you aren't dancing? Spend time with my family, go to yoga with my friends and read

What is your favorite memory on this team: Winning my first National Championships

Do you have any tips for high school dancers who want to continue on in college? Go for it! You'll never know what you can accomplish if you don't try!