EA’s dance, twirl teams ‘superior’

Published 3:18 pm Sunday, July 1, 2012

EA’s dance and twirl team won a rating of superior at UA’s summer camp.

The Escambia Academy dance and twirl teams were honored at the University of Alabama summer camp this week.

In only their third year as a team, the girls were given a rating of superior by camp officials.

Members of the EA Cougar dance and twirl teams are: (pictured at top, first row, from left) Tia Chambless, dance captain; Abby Smith, twirl captain, (second row, from left) Courtney Ware; Fallon Chastang; Jessica Franco; Michelle Ou,; (third row, from left) Tenethia Wheeler; Kaylee Rider; Cassidy Murphy; Claudia Stewart.

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Mary Blackmon serves as the team’s sponsor.

EA Headmaster Betty Warren said the girls have a come a long way in a short amount of time.

“They received a superiror rating and a superior trophy,” Wrren said. “This is only their third year in existence.”