Dancers from around the region traveled to Pelican Rapids for the annual Invitational dance meet Jan. 14. 

Hosted by the Pelican Rapids High School Valkyries Dance team, the tournament featured routines in both “Kick” and “Jazz” categories.

Pelican dancers competed in the junior varsity class, which included the Jazz routine to the theme and music “Twilight Zone.” In the kick category, the Pelican dancers performed a “Big Top” routine.

Visiting teams included:

  • Minnewaska
  • Bagley
  • Moorhead
  • Mahnomen-Waubun
  • Frazee
  • Crookston
  • Hawley
  • Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton
  • Crosby-Ironton

Pelican Rapids Valkyries Roster

Coaches: 
Dacia Johnson (Head Coach) 
Brittney LaPoint (Assistant Coach)
12th Grade:
Alyssa Halbakken
11th Grade:
Amiah Koch
10th Grade:
Hannah Nelson
9th Grade:
Kendra Ross
Jaylyn Wolf
8th Grade:
Emma Hanson
Jordan Batson
7th Grade:
Lluvia DeLuna Julsrud