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    About the Dance Team

    The DCCC Dance Team is a dynamic group of entertainers that perform throughout the year including halftime at the Football games and throughout the games for Men's and Women's Basketball. They also perform at halftime for the Men's Basketball games. Travel for the Dance Team is minimal. The team will also be seen throughout the year participating in various community events. The team is coached by local veteran dancer Mandy Pankratz, who brings close to 20 years of dance performance and competition experience.


    Practices are held three times a week. Practice times will be set by the coach and are mandatory. Team members are also required maintain a proper level of fitness by participating in aerobic and weight workouts outside of scheduled practice times. The Dance Team will have practices during the summer.  

    Scholarship Opportunities

    Squad members will receive a loan of books and tuition scholarship. The tuition scholarship will cover up to 16 hours of tuition. Out of state squad members will receive the equivalent of in-state tuition and have to pay the difference in in-state and out of state tuition rates. Squad members must maintain a 2.5 GPA and be enrolled in 12 credit hours to receive the scholarship. All squad members will be responsible for any fees and residential life expenses.