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06/14/18 – Dance Postseason Updates

June 15, 2018 Dance Blog Updates


The following reminders are being issued for athletic directors, coaches, participants and fans regarding the postseason for the sport-activity of Dance for the 2018-19 academic year.

  • Schools will have from July 15 to October 1 to declare into a specific division for Dance. Following the October 1 declaration by participating schools, there will be sectional competitions held on November 17-18.
  • The locations for these sectional competitions will be announced following the declaration date, however, these Dance sectionals shall be held the weekend of November 17.
  • Based proportionally on the number of teams competing in each section, a total of 16 teams in each division will advance to the state competition in the following divisions:
  • Jazz – Small (7-16 competitors) / Large (17-30 competitors)
  • Hip Hop – Small (7-16 competitors) / Large (17-30 competitors)
  • Pom – Small (7-16 competitors) / Large (17-30 competitors)
  • The 2018 KHSAA State Dance Championships will be held Saturday, December 15th at Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington.
  • Assistant Commissioner Sarah Bridenbaugh will be overseeing the sport-activity of Dance for 2018-2019 assisted by Assistant Commissioner Bilberry, so please direct any questions to either Ms. Bridenbaugh ( or Mr. Bilberry (


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