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WHS Blue Belles win National Championship in Galveston

April 4, 2011 by Anonymous

Congratulations to the WHS BLUE BELLES for achieving National Champions at Showtime International National Dance/Drill Team Contest held this past weekend at Moody Gardens in Galveston, Texas. The Belles team, officers and individuals competed along with 50 other teams and the awards are as follows:

National Champion Team Prop

National Champion Officer Jazz

National Champion Officer Novelty

1st Runner-Up National Champion Team Pom

1st Runner-Up National Champion Team Jazz
1st Runner-Up National Champion Officer Lyrical

Soloists: ALL Division One, Superior Ratings!

Shelby Carter

Rylee Durant

Lakota Klein

Sarah Chehade

Eizabeth Fraser

Bri Rhodes

Kayla Plocar

Abby Torpy

Duet: Division One, Superior Rating
Rylee Durant and Natalie Mitchell

As National Champions, all 70 Blue Belles received individual trophies and 2011 National Champion jackets. This is the first time the Belles have competed in a National Championship.

In additon, Nika Orm Carter was awarded the 2011 SHOWTIME CEO Lifetime Achievement Award. This prestigious award is given to Directors and Contributors to the Dance/Drill Team Industry for their service to the art of dance.
WHS Blue Belle National Champion OfficersWHS Blue Belle National Champions

Sports Calendar

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Cleburne, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 9

  • Aledo Varsity at District Tournament at TCU, all day

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 10

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Chisholm Trail

  • Aledo Bearcats at Joshua, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at AHS Baseball Field, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Everman, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 13

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Hall at Weatherford 9th Grade Center, 4:30 pm

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