IDTA Category Championship in Springfield: Saturday, February 15
IDTA Category Championship was a huge success for Hornet Danceline. Varsity was the High Score Grand Champions for their “Lady Gaga” Pom-Dance Routine. Varsity brought home state championships in AAA Pom-Dance as well as AAA Kick. Varsity also competed for the first time ever in the Jazz Category and placed 4th. Junior Varsity Placed First in the JV Pom-Dance Category.
IDTA Hononegah: Saturday, February 8
At Hononegah Varsity debuted their kick routine “Every time we touch” in attempts to qualify for IDTA Category Championship. All routines received first place and a qualifying score.
IHSA STATE in Bloomington/Normal: Friday, January 31, Saturday, Feb. 1 Varsity Competed in the IHSA State competition for the 8th consecutive year since the start of IHSA Dance in 2013. Hinsdale South is one of SIX 2A schools in the state of Illinois to qualify every year (Crystal Lake Central, Fenton, Hinsdale South, Libertyville, Lincoln-Way West, and Mundelein). Varsity fell short of making Day 2 and placed 17th much to our surprise and disappointment regarding inconsistencies throughout the tournament when compared to rankings/scores throughout the season and sectionals.
IHSA Sectionals at Geneva: Saturday, January 25
For the first time in school history, Hinsdale South Danceline was named SECTIONAL CHAMPIONS!!! 1. Darien, Hinsdale South 86.47 2.Marist 84.37 3.Oak Forest 84.30 4.Lemont 84.13 5.Batavia 82.33 6.Thornton Fractional South 79.13
IHSA WSC Conference at Hinsdale South: Monday, January 20 (MLK)
The third annual WSC Championship was held at Hinsdale South for the second year in a row. Hinsdale South continues to hold their own despite being one of the only AA teams among a Conference of AAA teams.
Varsity: 1. Lyons Township (AAA) 2.Downers Grove South (AAA) 3.York (AAA) 4.Hinsdale South (AA) 5.Glenbard West
Junior Varsity: 1. York (AAA) 2.Hinsdale South (AA) 3.Downers Grove South (AAA) 4.Lyons Township (AAA) 5.Glenbard West
IHSA Grayslake Central: Sunday, Jan 19
Grayslake Central was a shining moment for our Junior Varsity Team!!! “Something amazing is brewing at Hinsdale South! JV looks fantastic with their outstanding pom work and upper-crust jazz skills. This dance has been a JV favorite all Season! Exceptional Performance” -Norm, 8count Audio
JV2A: 1. Hinsdale South 2.Libertyville 3.Sycamore
Varsity 2A 1. Libertyville 2.Sycamore 2 3.Crystal Lake Central 4.Antioch 5.TIE: Mundelein & Hinsdale South 2 (Pom)
IHSA Lockport: Saturday, Jan 11
This was the first time Hornet Danceline attended Lockport. It was a frustrating day for varsity, as scores didn’t align with our own predictions (Varsity Pom was just ahead of Varsity Jazz by less than one point- normally it’s a 10 point gap)!!!
Varsity 1. LWW 2.Argo 3.Jones 4.TFS 5.Marist 6.Willowbrook 7.Leomont 8.Hinsdale South pom 9.TFN 10.Hinsdale South jazz Total 18 2A Varsity Routines
JV 1. Lincoln Way West 2.Hinsdale South 3.Reavis Total: 10 2A JV Teams
IHSA Stagg: Saturday, Dec 21
Stagg is always a highly competitive day. Seeing lots of local competitors that we are likely to face at IHSA Sectionals. Varsity: 1. Argo 2.Hinsdale South 2 3.Grant 4.Kenwood 5.Lemont 6.Maristy 7.Jones 8.Dekalb 9.Grant 10.Riverside Brookfield 11.Oak Forest 12.Hinsdale South 1 Total of 25 2A Routines
IHSA DeKalb: Saturday, Dec 14
Hornet Danceline started their season at DeKalb High School. For the first time in program history, Varsity has entered the Jazz genera of dance, in addition to their Pom-Dance Routine and JV’s Pom Dance routine. Varsity Pom-Dance: Lady Gaga Varsity Jazz: Legendary JV Pom-Dance: Prince Mix
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