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Idaho State University Bengal Dancers take two thirds at national competition; concert set April 2-3, tryouts set May 1

Posted February 24, 2010

The Idaho State University Bengal Dancers recently returned from the United Spirit Association (USA) Collegiate Championship held in Anaheim, Calif., where they finished third in both the Open Dance and Hip Hop categories.

The 2009-10 Bengal Dancers at USA Collegiate Championship.Out of 26 teams competing in Division I, Idaho State University was one of four schools that placed in both categories along with University of Oregon, UC Santa Barbara and Hofstra University. 

The 14-member squad is under the direction of Hilary Johnson and is assisted by Lindsay Tucker.

The Bengal Dancers will be having a dance concert at 7 p.m.  April 2 and 3 in the Bilyeu Theatre in Frazier Auditorium featuring choreography and performances by the Bengal Dancers. 

Tryouts for the ISU Bengal Dancers will be held on May 1.  For more information please contact Head Coach Hilary Johnson at 282-4547 or johnhil2@isu.edu.