BC Strutters win Gussie Nell Davis Classic
The Bridge City Strutters attended the Gussie Nell Davis Classic Regional Competition at Kilgore College, Kilgore, Texas, on Feb. 26, 2011. The team won Sweepstakes, Best in Class Runner Up, Gussie Nell Davis Award, Best Overall Presentation, Best Overall Precision, Best Overall Choreography, and Judges Awards in kick, prop, novelty and pom. In order to receive a Judges Award, teams must receive a 93 or higher from every judge.
The Strutters also took highest honors as Academic Champions with a 3.78 grade point average on a 4.0 grade scale. The Strutter officers won Sweepstakes, Gussie Nell Davis Award, Best Overall Choreography, Best Overall Technique, and Judges Awards in open, modern, and lyrical. Solo WINNER is Kaitlyn Ezell; third runner-up soloist is Jordyn Ewing; fourth runner-up is Madison Woodruff; fifth runner-up is Katie Nation; and sixth runner-up is Allison Morphew. Division I soloists include Nicole Encalade, Sydney Shepherd, Caylee Champagne, Devon Skidmore, Madison Lyons, and Alexandra Biggs.
The Strutters competition team includes Jordyn Ewing, Allison Morphew, Karli Anderson, Nicole Encalade, Kaitlyn Ezell, Taylor Dishon, Caylee Champagne, Devon Skidmore, Katie Nation, Samantha Morphew, Sydney Shepherd, Madison Woodruff, Alexandra Biggs, Ciara Cooper, Aubrey Hale, and Madison Lyons. Director is Cathy Riley.