BROOKINGS – The Rumble in the Jungle Dance Competition was held March 30 in Brookings at the Swiftel Center.
Madison Avenue Dance Studio teams competed in the Jazz and Pom Divisions along with 13 soloists in the solo category.
Above: The beginner pom took silver place, Back row, from left: Maddix Huyck, Lillian Larsen, Kenley Neises, Zoey Collett and Sophie Kannegieter. Front: Alayna Hildebrandt, Veda Page, Kaiya Eberhardt, Leiana Theilke and Anberlin Berry.
Below 1: The junior pom team took fourth. Back row from left are: Harper Jungers, Mati Jaquet, Evian Johnson, Emme Kamrud, Alana Saltzman, Aedan Klawonn, Charlotte Sewell, Rylan Pearson, Ale Vasquez, Aliya Jones, Mikaylah Kilber, Ava Gatzke and Maggie Kilber. Front row: Adelyn Coomes, Abi Ward, Lita Vogt, Kennedy Charles, Zaylee Lantgen, Jada Foerster, Kinley Brown, Elise Williams, Millie Good, Peyton Rummel, Karissa Grayson, Ainslee Klawonn and Alaina Christensen.
Below 2: The junior jazz team captured fourth place. Back row from left are: Emersen Johnson, Collins Nielson, Ella Hanson, Sienna Maxwell, Calista Sahr and Amelia Fox. Middle row: Josephine VanMaanen, Kalla Foerster, Evian Johnson, Monalisa Cook, Shayla Vilhauer and Brooklyn Sewell. Front row: McKayla Schardin, Averie Schneider, Aubrey Routier, Kelcie Dudley, Avery Alverson and Lucy Hildebrandt.
Below 3: The advanced jazz team earned a silver place. Back row, from left are: Coach Erin Murphy, Cassie Kelsey, Ally Sahr, Lizzy Ellingson, Emily VanLiere, Ashlyn Podhradsky, Macey Kimmel, Jada Henriksen, Ariana Agnew, Mara Seeley and Evelyn Graham. Front row: Alexis Moeller, Anna Blessinger, Emily Thompson, Charlotte Sewell, Kynslee Gatzke, Brea Shumaker, Ayla McDonald and Ellie Studer.