High kickers open season with performance

The TCU Dance Team performed for the first time this season at the girls basketball game on Thursday, Dec. 13. They are shown above dancing to "Space Invaders". (Wade Young Photo)

The Tri-City United Dance Team opened its season during the half-time of the girls basketball game on Thursday, Dec. 13. The girls performed a dance called “Space Invaders”. Co-Coach Hilary Birdsell introduced the girls and explained that part of the dance was learned at the 2012 Summer Camp, as well as being choreographed by Katrina Reeder, Sara Fischer, Birdsell and Co-Coach Andrea Engel. Pictured are (from left) Natalia Balikova, Morgan Sklzuacek, Katrina Reeder, Mariah Choudek, Chelsey Skluzacek, and Samantha Lingsweiler. The team will be performing on the following dates: January 3, 5, 7, 10, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31, February 2, 7, 14, 15, and 22. Birdsell mentioned if a basketball team goes to sections, the team will dance more at the end of the season. (Wade Young Photo)