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


KickCast: State 2017 Recap

Join us for episode 2 of KickCast as we recap 2017 state tournament and look forward to the future.  Karen Steiner guest.....

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Guest Series: First Competition for STMA

Part 2 of our guest series following the startup team from St. Michael Albertville High School.  Thanks to Andrea Doom, series author.   A first-year dance team heading to their first competition…what could be more exciting? The St. Michael-Albertville (STMA) Dance Team will participate in their first competitive event at Chisago Lakes (a AA state ....

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Weekend Preview – Debut Weekend 2017-18

Debut Weekend kicks off the 2017-18 dance team season.   It’s time for the first weekend preview of the year!  It’s been so nuts-o getting ready that I nearly forgot about it.  I’m sure you can relate if you’re also putting routines on the floor in the next 2 days.  Let’s take our first peak ....

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Invitational 101

By request of a reader – I’ve updated and re-posted my article on the invitational day for new parents.  I take so much of this for granted, but if you’re attending your first dance team event this year it can be a challenge to know the flow.  Invitational season starts in 48 hours – I ....

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KickCast: New Scoresheets Ready to Debut

Join us for an all new season of KickCast!  Today we chat with Colleen Christensen about our new scoresheets from an official’s perspective.....

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