Dance

Who is the Maryville University Dance Team?

The Maryville University Dance Team is comprised of 14 students, currently enrolled at Maryville University. The Dance Team is dedicated to raising school spirit on campus and in the community.

This is the Dance Team’s third year as a competitive program. The Dance Team participated in NDA Camp for the first time this August where it was awarded 1st Place for Collegiate Best Team Dance, Superior rating in its team evaluation and a Bronze Bid for NDA Nationals. The Dance Team will attend NDA Nationals in April.

In 2012, Maryville’s Dance Team competed in the Midwest Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship held at Maryville University. In 2011, the team finished as first runner up during their first time competing at the American Collegiate National Championship. Click here to view the news release.

When does the team perform?

The Dance Team can be seen at all men’s and women’s conference home basketball games, as well as selected volleyball games, soccer games, and various campus and community events.

What is the Dance Team practice schedule?

Dance Team practice schedule for Fall 2013/Spring 2014:
Mondays: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

When are Tryouts?

For information on joining the 2014-2015 Dance Team or to schedule a personal audition, contact Georgia Prince, Head Coach (skill requirements can be found under the Dance tab). For additional information or questions, email Georgia Prince at gprince@maryville.edu.

Final selection of all team members will be made by the coaching staff. Participation scholarships are available to all incoming students. Scholarships will be awarded at the discretion of the coaching staff and based on your overall ability and skill.

For the latest information on the Dance Team activities and events, please visit our Facebook Page.