LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Team White won the night, taking home the flag for Cheer, Exercise, Relays and Novelties while Team Green took the flag for Dance and Posters at Passaic Valley High School’s annual Girls Show competition.
Not even a raging Nor'easter could stop fans from coming to see this year's annual event at Passaic Valley High School. Girls' Show, one of Passaic Valley's most anticipated events of the year, occurred last night, March 2 at Passaic Valley High School. Girls' Show has been a PVHS tradition for over 70 years and has evolved into an enormous event.
Attendees began lining up in the rain and snow as early as 3 p.m. to enter into the gymnasium. At the Green entrance, Angelina Callie and her friends of Little Falls School #1 waited for hours under umbrellas and tarps along with countless others to support the Green team. A PVHS alumni, who competed in White Exercise in 2014 and her friends lined up by the White Team entrance early with many others to support the White Team. You could feel the excitement of the night as fans chanted for their teams outside the entrances.
This year’s Girls’ Show overall theme was “Females are the Future” and each of the teams events reflected this theme of female empowerment with elaborate costumes and carefully mixed music to complement each of the girl’s skills in each competition.
The White Cheer team chose Wonder Woman as their inspiration and the Green Cheer team honored the women of NASA. Green Exercise chose Iron Man and White Exercise looked to music icon Prince. Last but not least, White Dance entertained as ringmasters, inspired by the recent movie The Greatest Showman and Green Dance sparkled as movie actress Marilyn Monroe. The White Team was led by White Chief Annie Challice and the Green Team was led by Green Chief Taylor Scarpa.
This years Girls’ Show also raised over $4,000 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society through their Pennies for Patients fundraiser.
The winning results are as follows:
- Green Dance
- White Exercise
- White Cheer
- Green Posters
- White Relays and Novelties
Next year’s president along with White and Green Chiefs were introduced and they look forward to continuing this long standing tradition and being victorious in 2019.