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


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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Sections Preview – Post Season Kickoff

Well we made another trip around the sun and it’s time for the 10th annual Sections Preview.  Sometimes I have to catch myself when it feels like I’m not getting a day older, but somehow my first state was 22 years ago.  Turns out this tradition easily snuck up into 10 years old when I ....

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Sections Leaderboards 2020

We’re in the final week for many teams as the first round of sections heats up this Saturday. I’ve pulled your best scores from after January 10th (or the last posted score if it was earlier than that) and highlighted who might be looking good spots to State. Of course, these are just generic averages ....

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Weekend Preview: Season Finale

Well here we are at the last big invite weekend of the year.  After this, many JV and B teams will be wrapped up and its focus time for section tournaments.  Congrats to everyone who will be having their last performances, I hope you had an amazing year of dance team.  GFW Invitational: The non-conference ....

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