St. Scholastica Royalettes Dance Team participated in the Universal Dance Association (UDA) Camp held at the New Orleans Hilton Riverside Hotel June 1-4. The team earned first-place home routine, a superior trophy for all routines learned at camp and was named “Drill Down Team” high point winner. The Coaches Leadership Award was presented to Royalettes coach Laurell Szczepanski.
Five UDA All-Americans were chosen: Gabrielle Carmeli, Caeley Crettet, Payton Franke, Anna Claire Hessburg and Abigail Szczepanski.
Front row: Payton Franke, Anna Claire Hessburg (lieutenant), Gabrielle Carmeli (Captain), Abigail Szczepanski (co-captain) and Caeley Crettet. Middle row: Grace Maestri, Kala Sandoval, Abby Brooks, Greta Streckfus, Anna Montgomery, Camille Daigle, Hannah Crews
Top Row: Riley Melerine, Kailyn Kagel, Ashlyn Betzer, Abby Leonard, Sophie Morris and Allyson Pearce.