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ACHS Dance Team Takes National Honors

ANKENY, Iowa (March 8, 2017) - The Ankeny Centennial High School Dance Team took home national honors from the National Dance Alliance (NDA) competition in Orlando, Florida.  The team placed second in the nation for their pom routine, fifth for their kick routine, and eighth for their jazz routine.
After placing second nationally in pom, the team advanced to compete against high schools from around the world.  Their routine placed seventh internationally. 
"This is the best showing Ankeny Centennial has ever had," said Madison Fontana Zirretta, ACHS Dance team coach.  "We could not be more proud of the hard work, countless hours, and dedication that this team put forth into preparing for nationals."