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Wilson Dance Team Wins National Title

The Wilson High School Advanced Dance Team won first place in its division recently at the Sharp National Dance and Cheer Competition in Las Vegas.

The 37-member team competed in several categories, including jazz and lyrical.

Dancers Courtney Goffney, Amanda Nakasuji and Claire Schulte won individual awards.  Teacher Michele Mehler-Jusionis has been running the dance department for almost 10 years.  The troupe's final dance concert of the year will be May 23 and 24 at the Wilson Auditorium.