Sabers Dance

The Shakopee dance team took first in high kick and third in jazz at the Rosemount Invitational Jan. 14. Members of the team are, front row, from left: Ella Fitzgibbons, Lexi Boran, Sophia Londono, Abby Drees, Sydney Skarie, Alexis Taylor, Claire Bengston and Addi Kaiser. Second row: Addie Zabel, Izzy Botten, Jazmyne Muneton, Kennah Batesel, Izzy Barsness and Eva Borggren. Third row: Vivan Bauschke, Isley Rood, Celine Thomas, Jazzy Gudmunson and Cassie Brier. Fourth row: Coaches Erin Bornholdt, Sydney Lebens, Katelynn Dub, Sam Sayer and Sara Olsonoski.

The Shakopee dance team reached a milestone at the Rosemount Invitational Jan. 14.

For the first time in program history, the Sabers earned a first-place finish at an invitational, winning the high kick competition in the six-team field with five ranking points.

Tom Schardin covers sports for Savage and Prior Lake. He is dependable, sarcastic and always joking around. Tom enjoys running and swimming and is often busy coaching his two kids' sports teams.