Performing on the big stage—The Durant Dance Team and the Wilton Stepperettes performed at the 2020 Iowa State Dance & Drill Team Association competition Dec. 5-6 in Des Moines. The Durant Dance Team performed in Class II Jazz and received 10th place and a Division II rating. Senior Laura Stineman also placed eighth in the Class II solo contest. The Durant Dance Team includes: front from left, Sofia Reyna, Kayla Erbst, Aubreauna Ryan, Kaedyn Burkey, Laura Stineman; middle row, Gracie Saylor, Allyson Heinrich, Karissa Hoon, Kiley Stineman, Vanessa Saylor, McKenna Rockow; back row, coach Rebecca Stineman, Emily Fargo, Alexis Woodford.
The Wilton Stepperettes performed in Class VI Pom and received 11th place and a Division II rating. Junior Tessa Bartell and freshman Karli Langley each competed in the Class III solo contest, placing ninth and 10th. The Wilton Stepperettes include: front from left, McKinnley Pittman, Emma Hartman, Lindsey Randolph, Tessa Bartell, Lilly Wyatt, Mallory Lange; back row, Karli Langley, Halie Lilly, Scott Martin, Karlie Schult, Ellie Hugunin, Emily Fausel, Jozalynn Zaiser.