About Coach Erin


Erin is a 17 year veteran dance team coach in Minnesota. A 3 time MADT coach of the year (2009, 2010, 2014) and winner of 2 state championships in high kick with the Cannon Falls Bomber Dance Team. In high school Erin danced for Winona and Apple Valley high schools. Erin is a nationally known blogger, writing for the Radio City Rockettes and a Hollywood movie among other projects. Erin also teaches on a freelance contractor basis for many MN high school teams and can be contacted for date/time availability at mnhsdanceteam@gmail.com

State Tournament 2020 – Kick Day

Stay Tuned for liveblog coverage updates from the State Dance Team Tournament 2020 – Kick Day!  This page will self-refresh and display updates from our state coverage team, Erin Kruesi, Carrie Pommier.  Coverage starts around 11:15am.....

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State Tournament 2020- Jazz Day

Stay Tuned for liveblog coverage updates from the State Dance Team Tournament 2020 – Jazz Day!  This page will self-refresh and display updates from our state coverage team, Erin Kruesi, Carrie Pommier.  Coverage starts around 11:15am.....

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State Preview 2020

The pinnacle event of the year is finally here with the MSHSL State Dance Team Tournament.  This is our 12th year at the Target Center in downtown Minneapolis.  The first year at Target Center Kick was actually the Friday event. (We rotated every year which went first).  So many traditions and memories happen at the ....

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Sections Preview – 2nd weekend 2020

As predicted, sections weekend 1 did not disappoint for amazing performances and game changing results.  Congratulations to all of our state newcomers who made it this year.  This weekend looks to have some exciting drama of its own, so check out the schedules page for all of your favorite events.  Speaking of schedules – the ....

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State Apparel Guide 2020

One of my favorite posts of the year – the State Apparel Guide! Every year, Preferred Designs sends me the exclusive early look at what our State Tournament gear will look like and the price list for better planning. State gear is cash or check only…. so plan ahead. No credit cards allowed for these ....

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