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Members of the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazerettes show-off their winning hardware after a competition last weekend. Submitted photo

Members of the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazerette Dance Team competed at the Miss Kansas 5-Star Competition last weekend. The group brought home several wins including:
• Duet Winners – Madison Riggs and Shelby Simpson
• Small Ensemble Winner for the Junior/Senior Trio – Madiso…n Riggs, Paige Johnson and Shelby Simpson
• Small Ensemble Winner for our Hip Hop Group – Paige Johnson, Amy Eichman, Rachel Beaman and Carly Graceffa
• Small Ensemble Winner for our “Legally Blonde” Group – Chandler Howard, Morgan Wheeler, Neriah Tryon, Dani Sprague and Brooke Carlisle
• Large Ensemble Winner for our Sophomore Class Routine –
Chandler Howard, Morgan Wheeler, Neriah Tryon, Dani Sprague, Brooke Carlisle, Amy Eichman, Rachel Beaman, Carly Graceffa, Shelby Simpson, Mekenzi Ford, Alison Faris, Madison McClure, and Jessica Jimenez.
• Officer Routine Winner – Madison Riggs, Paige Johnson, Shelby Simpson, Amy Eichman and Morgan Wheeler
• Sweepstakes Trophy Award Winner for scoring 240 or higher on all Team Routines
• Shining Star Trophy Award for entering at least 3 Team Routines and scoring 250 or higher
• Judge’s Choice Award for Polish and Precision Awarded to our Team Hip Hop Routine
• Judge’s Choice Award for Choreography Awarded to our Team Lyrical
• Judge’s Choice Award for Showmanship and Energy Awarded to our Team Pom Routine
This weekend, the group will compete at the Kansas Spectacular at Olathe East High School.