By Carin Kirkegaard; photo courtesy of Meredith Love
The Rock Canyon poms team made program history with their best finish at the 2020 National Dance Team Championship in Orlando, Florida. The team placed third and earned two bronze medals in both the Medium Varsity Pom and Large Game-Day Pom divisions. In addition, the team had its first top 10 finish in the Medium Pom Jazz division.
Pictured above left to right: Front Row – Christina Leone (head coach), Chloe Yearous, Sofia Dellanno, Savannah Love, Bethany Detwiler and Coach Paige Hesen (asst. varsity); Middle Row – Haven White (C-team coach), Jordan Koehn, Bella Wheeler, Claudia Swiecki, Macy Fallin, Lauren Bishop (officer), Reagan Mohr, Aaliyah Kikumoto and Amanda Gesell (JV coach); Back Row – Emily Detwiler, Madeline Ashbeck (captain), Mia Jackson (captain), Lauren Dressler (captain), Hailey McDowell and Avery Liley.