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


Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving Dance Teams!  Enjoy the long weekend break with your family and friends, rest those tired bodies and we’ll see you back here for a jam-packed December of dancing.....

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Conference Highlights – Thanksgiving Week

Its Wednesday in the land of 10,000 kicks and it’s a great time to take a break from weekend invitational action and look at where the conference standings are headed for this week. Many conferences have had one or more meets already this year, getting teams up and going in front of some judges for ....

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In Depth: Pre-Thanksgiving Scores

We’re officially one week into our competition cycle, and just about 1/3rd of the way through the 17 week season. Tuesdays are going to be our days to start looking deeper into the scores and recognize the high scores of the week previous. Since we have all this great data to work with, there’s already ....

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Results Recap – Thanksgiving Week

Happy early Thanksgiving dance teamers! Congrats to those of you who had debut performances last week and this past weekend. How exciting to see new, live dancing again! Totally exhausting day for me – I’m not used to those long days just yet. (I’m driving my team’s bus this year too – so that’s a ....

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Weekend Preview – First Invitational Weekend is Here!

Dance team pre-season is wrapping up and there will be a ton of debut performances statewide this week and weekend.  35 teams will all have performed (jazz) this week before we even hit the premier invitationals on Saturday.  If you haven’t been checking out the composite scores page, things are going to get interesting on ....

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