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


Weekend Preview – December Warmup

Looks like a nice weekend on tap and everyone will be hitting the road to some kind of invitational this weekend. A whopping 9 invites between tonight and Saturday. Many teams will be bringing out their kick routines for the first time either this week at conference events or at weekend invites, so be sure ....

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Weekend Preview – Pre-Thanksgiving

A usually quiet November invite weekend will be full of meets this year as the challenging holiday schedule comes into play for early December. Conference events from this week are certainly turning some heads as we get to the weekend schedule, be sure to check out all the score updates either by meet or in ....

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Weekend Preview: Invitational Finale

Well I really don’t know what happened to make January go so fast, but we’re on the last hurrah for the invitational season starting today.  JV championships and final performances are happening this weekend as teams head into the post season for varsity starting next week.  Congratulations on a great year to those of you ....

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Weekend Preview: January Chill

Well my usual trick of filling a target bag with some snow for injuries isn’t working out so hot this year. Fortunately dance team doesn’t need winter conditions to compete, unlike our poor ski team friends who end up running in the hallways and looking for practice space not taken up by us indoor folks. ....

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Weekend Preview – January Calm

Is it just me or is it March-like? Seems like we’ve dodged the usual ultra-cold and wicked snowstorms that make this time of year a scheduling challenge.  Only a few seasons ago we had all cancelled 2-3 practices a piece during this week just because it was “cold”.  I’ll take the pleasant calm 2019 has ....

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