Club Sports

Dance Team

The team performs during area events and competes at the Iowa State Dance Team Association statewide competition.

Any current Hawkeye student can join. Interested? Fill out our online interest survey so we can contact you to keep you informed on meeting times, practices, and orientation.

You must read and agree to the Dance Team Guidelines and Procedures. There is a $50 fee to participate.

The Dance Team will compete in:

  • Hip-Hop
  • Pom

Try-Outs

Try-outs will be held in on September 6, 2014 at the Health Education and Services Center. You will be taught a dance at the tryout and then be asked to perform it.

Also, the coach will look at any turns you can do. These won't be required to know beforehand, but it's nice to see what you can do.

Please wear tennis shoes and comfortable clothing to move easily in.

Agenda
8:30-8:45am Introduction
8:45-9:30am Skills
9:30-10:30am Learn the dance
11:30-12:30 Tryouts

Results will be posted at the Health Education and Services Center front desk at noon on Sunday, September 7.

Practice

Practice times will be decided after team is set.. The Dance Team will practice at least twice a week.

Dance Attire

Each dance team member is responsible for purchasing the following mandatory items:

  • black dance socks and/or slip on jazz shoes
  • nude Body Tight
  • standard practice clothes: black dance pants and tank top

Dance Team 2014 Schedule

Event Place
Stack the Stands Prairie High School, Cedar Rapids
Health Fair Health Education and Services Center
Experience Hawkeye Group Visit Day Tama Hall
UNI Basketball Game McCloud Center
State Competition Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines

Meet the Coach

Coach Holli Wahl has a dance minor from the University of Northern Iowa and is currently the owner and an instructor at Holli's Academy of Dance in Waterloo. She has enjoyed dance since the age of four. Coach Wahl is excited about Hawkeye's dance program and looks forward to a successful year with the team.

Health Education &
Services Center

319-296-4469
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Advisor

Katie Elliott
Health Education &
Services Center
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319-296-2329 ext.1334
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