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Tigerettes place second at the Metropolitan Festival of Dance

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

March 3, 2013

For the past month, the Tigerettes had been struggling with the cold, flu, bronchitis and other illnesses but they pushed through it without any troubles; it wasn't until this week that it affected their dancing. With only a...

Tigerettes place first at Canby’s Winter Festival of Dance

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

January 29, 2013

The Tigerettes made their first winter season appearance at Canby’s Winter Festival of Dance on Sat Jan 26. It was the first time the team debuted their state routine which they have been working on since December. The routine...

Tigerettes take home first in three divisions at Clackamas High School

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

November 11, 2012

The Tigerettes dance team made their competition season debut on Saturday Oct. 10th at the Clackamas High School Competition. After a tough week of midterms and sickness; a long week of practice and a football halftime performance,...

Tigard Dance and Synergy perform at Pink Out halftime show

By Shaelyn O'Gorman

November 9, 2012

If you weren’t there Oct. 26 to cheer on your Tigard Tigers and watch Tigard Dance and Synergy perform at halftime, one thing's for sure, you missed out. All of the dancers worked hard at perfecting the routines for the halftime...

Tryouts for nationally ranked dance team begins Monday

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

May 8, 2012

Do you like to dance? Come tryout for the Tigard dance team on May 7- 9 from 6 - 8:30 p.m. in the small gym. All 8th- 11th graders are invited to tryout.  Members of the new team will dance at halftime games, participate in parades,...

Tigerettes take home another 1st place trophy at Parkrose

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

February 23, 2012

After a long day of competition the Tigerettes took home another 1st place trophy on Saturday Feb. 18. The competition took place at Parkrose High School, where 24 teams competed. Tigerettes coach David McCall was hoping to improve...

Tigerettes host dance/drill competition

By Raymond Corral, HiSpots Design Editor

February 14, 2012

The Tigard Tigerettes hosted their yearly dance/drill competition this past Sat. at Tigard High School. Fourteen school teams competed, performing their state routine that still have work to do: Pendleton, Sheldon, Tualatin, Wilson,...

Tigerettes surprise crowd with outstanding projection and places 1st at Canby High School

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

February 8, 2012

The Tigerettes competed at their first winter season competition Saturday Jan. 28 at Canby High School. They placed 1st in the 6A division with a final SQS of 73.72 and qualified for the Dance/Drill Championships in March. This...

Tigerettes provide clinic for young budding dancers

By Amanda Lam, Staff Writer

December 2, 2011

Elementary school students (Kindergarten to 5th grade) are invited to join the Tigard Tigerettes for a kiddie clinic on Saturday December 3 in the Tigard High School small gym. The clinic begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 11:30,...