McLennan Dance qualifies for national finals

McLennan Dance qualifies for national finals

The McLennan Dance Company scored a 9.058 this morning to qualify for Team Performance Division III finals at the NDA Collegiate Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla.

McLennan ranked fourth following the preliminary round. The top eight teams automatically qualify for the final round with the remaining teams headed to the Challenge Cup. At Challenge Cup, teams perform for a chance to snag the last spot in the finals. Scores from the preliminary round do not carry over to the final round. Finals will begin at 9 a.m. (EST) tomorrow. McLennan will take the stage at 9:44 a.m. (EST).

Other team scores: Blinn College (Texas), 9.307; Midland University (Nebraska), 9.185; Shobi University (Japan), 9.157; Central College (Iowa), 8.990; Christopher Newport University (Virginia), 8.858; Johnson County Community College (Kansas), 8.737; Iowa Central Community College, 8.625; Ramapo College (New Jersey), 8.568; Riverside City College (California), 8.517; New York University, 8.335; North Central College (Illinois), 8.195; Simpson College, 8.132; Cathoic University of America (Washington D.C.), 7.818; and Translyvania University (Kentucky), 7.753. 

Varsity.com is providing complete coverage, including videos of all the performances at www.varsity.com/Daytona. Videos will be posted throughout the day on Thursday, generally a few hours after each performance. Live coverage of the finals will be available on Friday beginning at 9 a.m. (EST).