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2012-2013 Archived Home Page

Awards---Winter, 2012-13

2016  Jacqueline Glyman
2015  Sydney Golde
2014  Mikaela Higgins
2014  Katherine Kissel
2016  Anna Elise Kreiling
2015  Taylor Marcusson
2015  Emily Poth
2015  Jianna Santello
2016  Alayna Steindl
2016  Nicolette Stern
2014  Cheyenne Tilford
2016  Olivia Witmer
2016  Jenna Woodrum

Most Improved
Alayna Steindl

Mikaela Higgins
Katherine Kissel


On Saturday, January 12, the JV Dance Team traveled to the UIC Forum in Chicago to participate in the Chicagoland Dance Championship. Dance teams from other states participate in this competition along with Illinois teams. The Lake Forest JV squad placed third in pom and fifth in jazz as well as being awarded best costume. Congratulations to our talented dancers!

Lake Zurich Invite
Congratulations to the JV Pom/Dance Team on their first-place finish in jazz and third-place finish in pom at the Lake Zurich Invitational on Sunday, December 9.

Vernon Hills Competition
Congratulations to the JV Pom/Dance Team on their first-place finish at the Vernon Hills Invitational on Sunday, December 2, in the 2A JV category!

Congratulations to the 2012-13 LFHS JV Pom/Dance Team, who won the following awards at the UDA Summer Camp held at ISU from June 25 -28:
Summer Camp 2012

  • 1st place for their Home Routine, which was choreographed by Claire Troller
  • A Routine Full Out Award
  • B and C Routine Superior Award - the only JV team to receive this award
  • Spirit Stick on all nights

Summer Camp 2012

2011-2012 Archived Home Page

Awards---Winter, 2011-2012

2015 Ansley Ashmore
2015 Katie Bertram
2014 Margot Dempsey
2014 Rachel Gaye
2014 Jessica Hennum
2014 Mikaela Higgins
2014 Gwendolyn Jordan
2014 Katherine Kissel
2015 Taylor Marcusson
2015 Claire Milligan
2015 Clara Reinkemeyer
2015 Jianna Santello


Most Improved
Katie Bertram

Margot Dempsey
Rachel Gaye










Chicagoland Championship
Congratulations to the JV Dance Team on the second-place finish in both the JV Pom and JV Jazz divisions at the Chicagoland Dance Championship held at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago on January 12, 2012. The team is coached by Samantha Gavigan.
Chicagoland Championship

JV Dance Team Places First in Pom and
Second in Jazz at Milwaukee Dance Championship
December 3, 2011

Milwaukee Championship--First Place Pom

The Lake Forest High School Varsity Team, led by Coaches Nikki Lazaretto and Candice Davenport,  and Junior Varsity Dance Team, led by Coach Samantha Gavigan,  attended the Universal Dance Association (UDA) Dance Championships in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and won 1st Place in the Poms Division.  In the Jazz Division, Varsity placed 3rd and JV placed 2nd.  JV Dancer Natalie Reinkemeyer won the turning competition.  Next stop:  the Chicagoland Dance Competition at UIC on Saturday, January 21, 2012.
Second Place in JV Jazz Division

UDA Summer Camp
Under the direction of Claire Troller, the LFHS JV Pom/Dance Team won the
following awards at the UDA Summer Camp held at ISU from July 27-30:

  • 1st  Place for Home Routine
  • A Routine Full-Out Award
  • B And C Superior Award
  • Spirit Stick All Nights
  • Tied LF Varsity for Leadership Award

summer camp


2010-11 Archived Home Page

Awards---Winter, 2010-2011

2013  Caylie Clewlow
2014  Margot Dempsey
2014  Rachel Gaye
2014  Jessica Hennum
2014  Mikaela Higgins
2014  Gwendolyn Jordan
2014  Katherine Kissel
2013  Kathleen Kurschner
2014  Jennifer Lepman
2013  Mary Setteducate
2013  Maia Sklarov
2013  Layne Suhre
2013  Sarah Whitney

Katherine Kissel

Caylie Clewlow
Kathleen Kurschner
Layne Suhre
Mary Setteducate
Sarah Whitney














Milwaukee Competition
Congratulations to the JV Dance Team
First in Pom Division and Second in the Jazz Division
Milwaukee Classic Competition - December 4, 2010

UDA Dance Camp 2010
Congratulations to the 2010-11 JV Pom Squad! The team placed first in the
JV division for their home routine and a "full-out" award at the UDA Elite Summer Dance Camp, which was held from June 28 - July 1
at Illinois State University.

jv poms at the beach

2009-10 Archived Home Page

Awards---Winter, 2009-2010

2012  Tessa Beeler
2013  Elizabeth (Ellie) Burns
2013  Caylie Clewlow
2012  Katherine Corigliano
2012  Alexandria Jakaitis
2013  Kathleen Kurschner
2013  Briana Lapetina
2012  Miranda Luce
2012  Brianna Malin
2012  Margaret Massar
2012  Hannah Sacco
2013  Mary Setteducate
2013  Layne Suhre
2013  Sarah Whitney
2013  Julia Alicha Zureikat

Katherine Corigliano
Brianna Malin
Hannah Sacco

Milwaukee UDA – 2nd Pl. Jazz & 3rd pl. Pom
UIC Chicago UDA – 1st pl. Pom & 2nd pl. Jazz














Congratulations to the JV Dance Team on their first place award in the JV Pom Division and second place award in the JV Jazz Division at the Chicagoland Dance Championship held at UIC on Saturday, January 23.

Milwaukee Competition--December 5--Pom & Jazz Divisions

Elite Camp at ISU--June, 2009

Congratulations to the JV pom squad for their third place finish at the UDA Elite Dance Camp, which was held June 28 - July 1 at ISU. The team also received a "Full Out" award for their performance of a routine taught and performed by all teams attending the camp. Squads are taught advanced routines at an Elite Camp and the JV squad morethan held their own against top teams from a variety of states.



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