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 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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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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Weekend Preview: A Bright New Year

I’m so excited we’re back in action after what seemed like a long lull this year.  Only a few meets are going on, but they’re full of great matchups.  Only 4 weeks until the first sectional tournaments begin, so its time to get serious about those routines and make the most of the remaining time.  ....

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Weekend Preview – Holiday Magic

We’re heading into the holiday break with several conference finales and a few invitational events sprinkled in between the school break.  Considering how sick everyone seems to be, I’m surprised we’re still soldiering on as well as we are.  Don’t worry about it if you’re missing people in formations down this stretch, everyone else is ....

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Weekend Preview – December’s Best

We’re in the thick of the December schedule this weekend as teams are loading up their weeks with conference, invite, and performances like no other time of year.  The lineups have shifted a bit for this week due to some conferences wanting to wrap up this week, and others will still be keeping their December ....

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