July 2, 2008
Members of the Basehor-Linwood High School Bobcat Dazzlers Dance Team pose with numerous team and individual awards received during their recent annual trip to the American Dance and Drill Team summer camp at Emporia State University. Pictured from left, front row: Kristin Taylor, Christina Self, Jaci Livers, captain Baily Kraus, Allison Magana. Second row: Nicole Bishop, Megan Wheeler, Emily Lynch, Alex Powell, Amber Baumgartner. Back row: Taylor McKinley, Ashley Ladd, Melissa Seaman. Awards included: Most Admired Team of the Day as voted by camp peers, All-American Team of the Day as voted by instructors at camp, Most Admired Team of the Week, All-American Team of the Week, Camp Sweepstakes and Home Routine Award. Kraus was named an Outstanding Performer, McKinley was selected to the ADTS Dance Company, Magana was named Junior All-American, Kraus, McKinley and Self received High School All American and Ladd and Taylor received Honorable Mention All-American. Team members also won daily ribbons for dance, technique, attitude and work ethic. Coach Juli Brown commended Kraus and Livers for their leadership and the Dazzler parents for their support.