Friday, March 15, 2013
The Braintree High School Dance Team recently won two dance titles at the New England High School Dance Championship.
UPDATE: This event has been rescheduled for tonight, March 20, at 7 p.m. ***** ***** ***** Braintree High's award-winning dance team is hosting "Dancing with the Staff," March 19 at 6 p.m. in the Auditorium at BHS. Members of the varsity and JV teams will partner with faculty from BHS and perform choreographed routines in front of a live audience. Tickets are $5 at the door. Proceeds benefit the BHS dance team. Emily Rodd, an English teacher and the assistant coach of the JV dance team, will be dancing along with many of her Braintree High colleagues. There will also be a dance performance featuring dance team alumni. "Dancing with the Staff" will be judged by BHS Headmaster Jim Lee, Nancy Moynihan and Andy Delery, housemasters…
Monday, March 11, 2013
March win is fifth title this season for the BHS dancers.
The Braintree High varsity dance team won two dance titles at the New England High School Dance Championship at Braintree High March 9th. BHS beat seven other high school dance teams from across New England, capturing first place in the jazz division. New to the pom division, the BHS varsity team placed second in this category to nationally ranked Hamden High of Connecticut. Braintree was the only dance team to place in the top two in two divisions and the only Massachusetts team to score wins. Coach Jamie Campbell said the competition, in its third year, was highly competitive. “It’s fun to see what teams from other states do,” said Campbell who coaches the BHS dancers with Lindsay Coleman. “This was an exceptionally great year for our …
Sunday, March 10, 2013
The Dance Team also won the New England Dance Championship in the Jazz Division.
The following is from Athletic Director Michael Denise: Congratulations to the Girls Basketball Team for winning the MIAA Division 1 South Sectional Championship by defeating Franklin 43-36. The girls will now play Central Catholic in the State Semi-Finals on Monday night at the TD Garden, 7:45 pm. ***** ***** ***** Congratulations to the BHS Wamps Dance Team: The girls were crowned 2013 New England Dance Champions in the Jazz Division. The girls also earned a 2nd place finish in the Pom Division. The event was held at Braintree High School Saturday afternoon. ***** ***** ***** Best of luck to the BHS Cheerleaders as they compete in the MSSAA Division 1 State Championship Sunday morning at Tantasqua Regional High School. …
Saturday, March 9, 2013
The BHS cheerleaders also compete in the MSSAA Division 1 State Championship on Sunday.
The following from Athletic Director Michael Denise: We would like to wish the best of luck to the Dance Team as they compete in the New England Dance Championship that will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:15 pm at Braintree High School. Admission is $ 10.00. We would like to wish the best of luck to the Girls Basketball Team as they compete in the MIAA Division 1 South Sectional Final Saturday evening vs. Franklin, 6 pm, at UMASS-Boston. Admission is $ 10.00 for adults and $ 7.00 for students/sr. citizens. It is also $ 6.00 to park. We would like to wish the best of luck to the BHS Cheerleaders as they compete in the MSSAA Division 1 State Championship on Sunday, 10:30 am, at Tantasqua Regional High School.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The varsity squad also captured the State title in December 2012.
The Braintree High varsity dance team won first place at the Bay State Conference Winter Cheer and Dance Championship at Braintree High on February 13th. BHS beat six other high school dance teams, eliciting high marks from the judges and bringing an enthusiastic audience to its feet. Senior Ashley Boyle was named the 2013 All Star and senior Rose Thackeray was awarded honorable mention. The team of 24 dancers led by captains Ashley Boyle, Rae Lynch, Alison Page and Rose Thackeray, includes seniors Emily Helbig, Amanda McCormack and Erin Moriarty; juniors Meg McCarthy, Nicole Coloma, Alex Dean, Gabbi Fiedor and Claudia McHugh; sophomores Emily DiGiusto, Jordan Nashawaty, Danielle Tressler , Jackie Swan and Shae Vartanian; and freshmen Emma…
Thursday, February 14, 2013
They took first and second place in tournaments recently.
Thursday, February 14
The following is an update from Athletic Director Michael Denise: Congratulations to the Braintree High School Dance and Cheer Teams. The Dance Team was crowned 2013 Winter Bay State Conference Champions and The Cheer Team placed 2nd at the Bay State Conference Championship. The Dance Team will compete next at the MSSAA State Championship here at BHS on Saturday, March 2nd. The Cheer Team will advance to the MSSAA Division 1 South Regionals that will be held at Whitman Hanson High School. Great job to all the girls.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Participants can pre-register Saturday, January 19 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the BHS Gym.
Elementary and middle school students are invited to a Dance Clinic sponsored by the Braintree High Dance Team, Jan. 25, from 4 pm. to 7 p.m. at Braintree High. Aspiring dancers will learn a dance routine under the direction of the 2012 New England Dance Champs – the BHS Varsity Dance Team. The girls will then move to Braintree High’s Gym where they’ll perform the routine with the dance team at halftime during the varsity girls’ basketball game. This is the second dance clinic offered by the BHS dance team. The November 2012 clinic was a huge success with over 75 girls wowing the crowd under the lights at a Wamps football game. The Dance Clinic costs $25.00 and admission to the 6:30 p.m. basketball game is free. Pizza, drink and an …
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Braintree High has won the title five years in a row.
Braintree High's Varsity Dance Team won first place at the MSSAA (Massachusetts Secondary School Administrators Association) Fall State Cheerleading and Dance Championship, Nov. 18 at Shrewsbury High School. This is the fifth consecutive year the team has captured the dance title since the MSSAA sanctioned the competition as a fall state competition in 2008. The team of 22 dancers, led by senior captains Ashley Boyle, Rae Lynch, Alison Page and Rose Thackeray, are coached by Jamie Campbell and Lindsay Coleman. The Wamps dance squad also include seniors Emily Helbig, Amanda McCormack and Erin Moriarty; juniors Meg McCarthy, Nicole Coloma, Alex Dean, Gabbi Fiedor and Claudia McHugh; sophomores Emily DiGiusto, Jordan Nashawaty, Danielle …
Saturday, November 3, 2012
The Wamps lost to Newton North on Friday night. They play at Norwood on Nov. 10.
- Joe Cody
Saturday, November 3, 2012
The Braintree High School Dance Team heldd a fundraiser Friday night before the football game. They taught approximately 100 grammer school students their dance routine. Then to the surprise of the BHS fans, the Dance Wampettes performed with the BHS Dance team at half time and they were GREAT!!! Awesome Awesome job Dance Team!!
Sunday, September 23, 2012
The fundraiser is at the Braintree Uno on Sept. 27.
Sunday, September 23, 2012
The Braintree High Varsity Dance Team is holding its first fundraiser of the season, September 27th at Uno Chicago Grill next to the South Shore Plaza. Enjoy lunch, dinner or takeout and Uno will donate 20% of the check to the BHS dance team. Simply print out the coupon and present it to your server.