FLORIDA - The Jersey Girls All Star Dance Team, with members from Piscataway, represented the East Coast at the National Dance Team Championships Feb. 3 at Walt Disney World, earning their third National title in the Junior Jazz Division.
The 14-member junior dance team was named the 2017 National Dance Team Junior Jazz Champion for their well-received group performance of “Come Sail Away," at the packed Field House in the ESPN Complex.
The Jersey Girls also were first runners-up in the Youth Jazz, Senior Pom and Senior Jazz divisions. The 26-member team studies dance at Central Jersey Dance and Gymnastics Center in Middlesex. They are coached by Kristianne Jankowicz, Joann Abbate and Ashley Doyle.
For more info on the Jersey Girls, please call 732-560-3555 or visit https://www.facebook.com/jerseygirlsdanceteam/
Bound Brook: Kaylin Martin
Bridgewater: Amanda Sillib, Caitlyn Sillib, Jeanette Sudzus
Dunellen: Sophia Carlson, Lyndsey Mann, , Grace Young
East Brunswick: Yeri Han
Edison: Madison Grier
Green Brook: Emily Arena, Kelly Wilson
Martinsville: Mary Hands
Middlesex: Annabel Colitti, Isabella Flood, Kate Heulitt, Melanie May, Anne Marie Rudawski
Monroe: Kaitlyn Ury
Piscataway: Alyssa Grigouli, Micaela Holiday
Somerset: Clarissa Miller, Ashlee Sorenson, Mindy Wanagosit, Rachel Wanagosit
South Plainfield: Catherine Pfeiffer, Madelynn Pfeiffer