February 13, 2008
The Lansing Lionettes competed in the Miss Kansas Dance and Drill Team Festival last month at Olathe South High School. From left, sophomore Elle Hauver, senior Brittany Shelton, senior Kate Mock, and sophomore Kelli Chmidling dance with the rest of the Lionettes ensemble in one of their three dances they performed for judges. The group received the award High Score for the medium ensemble category, Showmanship for the jazz category and the Sweepstakes Award and Shining Star of Excellence Award for an average of 250 points in at least three routines. Also performing solos at the competition were: seniors Kate Mock, Virginia Downing and Brittany Shelton; juniors Alexis Burge and Hailey Eagle; and sophomore Kristina Delacruz.