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WF dance teams take 6 state titles
The 2014 State Dance competition was held last weekend in Grand Forks. West Fargo teams showed up ready to compete and brought home six first-place trophies. Varsity Packatahnas won Kick, Jazz and POM. JV Packatahnas won Kick and Jazz and the Cheney Middle School Mystikix won their...
January 28, 2014 - 3:29pm
November 12, 2013
Broadway star hosts local dance classes
Broadway New York Hip-hop dance star Leslie Feliciano is coming to West Fargo. He will be bringing his blend of Latin and street style hip-hop and combining many different styles to Halftime by Sheri Dance Studio, located at 219 Main Ave. W, West Fargo. The studio will be hosting...
November 12, 2013 - 11:15am
October 29, 2013
Senior Citizen dance every month at VFW
A Senior Dance for area senior citizens is held the first Tuesday of every month from 7 to 10 p.m. at the West Fargo VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., with the next one scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 5. A variety of music is provided monthly through the talents of local senior citizens. A light...
October 29, 2013 - 11:48am
August 5, 2013
Mystikix qualify for national competition
The West Fargo Middle Schools' 2013-2014 dance season is in full swing as the team prepares for a trip to a national competition in Florida. The West Fargo Mystikix dance team has qualified for the Universal Dance Association, (UDA), National Dance Team Championship with competition...
August 5, 2013 - 10:07am
March 12, 2013
Mystikix takes home two national titles
The West Fargo Mystikix took home the National Championship in both the Kick and Jazz divisions at the Dance Extreme Americup Nationals in Minneapolis on Feb. 24. They also took third in the Hip-Hop division. Their Kick routine also earned them the Judge’s Choice award, which was...
March 12, 2013 - 2:22pm
February 5, 2013
Mystikix win State Championship
First year Cheney Mystikix coach Sasha Steichen stepped off the plane at Hector Airport with the NDSU dance team National Championship trophy in hand. From the airport, she drove straight to Cheney Middle School to join Assistant Coach Taylor Larson in working with the 19 girls anxiously...
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February 5, 2013 - 1:33pm
Packatahnas to host annual dance invitational
The West Fargo Packatahnas will host their 17th Annual Dance Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 8, at West Fargo High School. There will be several teams from across North Dakota and parts of Minnesota competing in High Kick, Jazz Dance, Pom and Hip-Hop divisions. Doors will open at...
December 5, 2012 - 12:00am
October 3, 2012
Community dance at Crossway Center
A Community Dance for students in grades 7 through 12 has been planned for Friday, Oct. 5, from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at the Crossway Center at Lutheran Church of the Cross and Holy Cross Catholic Church, 1402 16th St. E. West Fargo. There is no charge for this event and all youth...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
April 4, 2012
Sparx dance team to attend New York City convention
The Sparx dance team of Halftime by Sheri Dance Studio in West Fargo, recently was selected to attend the 2012 All Star Dancers National Dance Convention in New York City. They were chosen to attend after performing a jazz/kick routine at the Applause Dance Competition in Minneapolis....
April 4, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Mystikix tryouts begin Monday
The 2012-13 season for the Mystkix dance team is still a ways off, but tryouts already begin next week. Seventh and eighth graders are welcome to attend tryouts for the West Fargo middle school dance team, which begin at 4 p.m. Monday, March 19, and run daily through the week. Team...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Veteran Mystikix coach steps down
Longtime West Fargo coach Kristi Brager went out on a high note. The veteran coach recently stepped down after an 18-year run with the Mystikix, a dance team she helped spur into fruition. The Mystkix had another solid year, taking first place at the Fargo North Invitational,...
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
February 1, 2012
HIGH (KICK) HOPES
Crammed into a small room Thursday at the STEM center in West Fargo, parents and their Packatahnas gathered for a state tournament sendoff. The West Fargo dance team's season was winding down. After state, they'd be going on a longer trip that would take them all the way to Florida...
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2011
REASONS TO CHEER
Talk about going out on a high note. Both West Fargo High School varsity and junior varsity Packatahna teams were named Grand Champions during the United Performing Association's AmeriCup Competition on Feb. 25-27 in Minneapolis. In addition, the varsity team placed first in...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
Q&A with the coach
For a team to be good, it needs several elements: talent, dedication and discipline. But even possessing all these qualities may not be enough if the wrong person is leading the charge. Luckily, the perpetually successful West Fargo Packatahnas dance team does not have this problem....
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am
WF takes national title at UPA AmeriCup
They went to Minneapolis to compete, and came home as champions. The West Fargo High School varsity cheer team took home the national title...
March 23, 2011 - 12:00am