For the fifth year in a row, Deer Creek’s Varsity Pom squad has won the State Championship! Coached by Taylor Burget, the squad claimed the victory in the 5A Jazz category when they competed December 10th at the 15thAnnual Oklahoma State Dance Team Championship. Held at Oklahoma City University and sponsored by the Oklahoma State Dance Team Director’s Association, the competition hosted more than 100 dance teams from across the state. Not to be overlooked, at the same competition Deer Creek’s Freshman Pom squad, coached by Chynna Collins, placed 2nd in the 9th grade pom division!
In addition to the squads’ team victories, individuals were recognized for their academic achievement. Kacie C, Ivy M, Peyton E, and Jordan F made Academic All State with a 4.0 GPA, and Brooke B, Elizabeth C, Maleah H, Sierra K, Mallory R, Maci W, Sara W, Meg B, Kelsy S, and Jordan S also qualified for Academic All State with 3.5-3.999 GPAs.
Congratulations to both squads for outstanding performances and academic achievements!