(Orange, Texas)

February 27, 2013

Sophisticats earn honors at Danceline State Championship

Special to The Leader

MONTGOMERY, Texas — The Orangefield High School Sophisticats attended the Danceline State Championship competition at Montgomery High School on Feb. 23.

The Sophisticats earned sweepstakes award and best in category for jazz, novelty, prop and pom. They also received a first runner up for their lyrical routine.

Sophisiticat Captain Leilah Peveto received he prestigious Anita Jefferson Conley award for excellent leadership. The team also received a judges choice award for lyrical, a Danceline Gold award for pom, and a production award for their novelty routine.

Sophisticats won Grand Champion in their division and were crowned Ring of Champions for being one of the top three scoring teams overall. The Sophisticats are directed by Jillian Morris and Suzanne Ogden.