MISSION –The Mission High School (MHS) High Flyers Dance and Drill Team attended two competitions over the summer break and brought home a number of awards from each one.
At the Showmakers of America Dance Camp in San Antonio, they earned the Sweepstakes Division 1 Superior rating for their home routine and camps dance evaluations, Most Disciplined Team of the Day and were voted Most Spirited by the other teams.
Receiving All Star honors were Britney Ontiveros, Jedidiah Contreras, Krystal Carrera, January Morin and Jackielyn Adame. Receiving All Star and Superlative honors were Abi Abrego and Alondra Garcia. Superlative honors went to Andrea Gonzalez. All officers also received All Star honors and Superlative honors.
The High Flyer officers attended the American Dance and Drill Team Officer Camp in Alamo. Awards included the Diamond Super Sweepstakes, Division 1 on all three performances, Best Overall Precision, Best Overall Choreography, Officers of the Day, Most Admired Officers of the Day and All American Grand Champions.
Receiving All American All Star honors were Joselly Coronado, Anjelica Garcia, Abby De León, Kimmy Villarreal, Julissa Alvarez and Meylin Bañuelos. Kimy Villarreal received the Outstanding Performer award, and Meylin Bañuelos received the Outstanding Performer award and made the ADTS Dance Company and Kick Company.
The High Flyer officers this year are Joselly Coronado, third lieutenant; Anjelica Garcia, second lieutenant; Alondra Salinas, first lieutenant; Abby De León, third captain; Kimmy Villarreal, second captain; Julissa Alvarez, first captain; and Meylin Bañuelos, major.