John Carroll Dance Teams Win National Titles!
John Carroll Catholic’s Varsity, Junior Varsity, and Middle School dance teams received top honors at the recent 2017 UDA (Universal Dance Association) National and State Dance Team Championships! The Middle School dance team won first place in the Junior High Hip Hop category at the national competition. In addition, these talented young girls won the 2017 UDA Alabama Dance Team Championship in Hip Hop and Jazz categories this year. John Carroll’s Junior Varsity dance team also won third place in Hip Hop and fourth place in Jazz at Nationals. The Varsity team placed 11th in the extremely tough Small Varsity Hip Hop division at the national competition, but not before winning the Alabama state title by placing first in Hip Hop and first in Jazz. They also won Best Choreography for Jazz dance during the Alabama competition. The Cavalette dance teams have been nationally ranked every year since 2003 and John Carroll is the only school that holds a UDA national title in the state of Alabama. Learn more at www.jcchs.org.