Ellevés at the Rocky Mountain Drill Team Invitational Competition

Story and photos by Molly Brenchley.
The Ellevés pose with their trophies after the competition.
Jessie Abbott, McKenna Bate, Mallory Ross, and Kelci Gathercoal placed in the 4A drill down.

The MMHS Ellevés competed at the Rocky Mountain Drill Team Invitational Competition at Corner Canyon High School on January 14, 2017. They placed 1st in Pom, 1st in Hip Hop,1st in Kick, 2nd in Military, and 2nd in Dance. The team also won the Overall 4A trophy and the overall Sweepstakes trophy. The Ellevés also received a judge's choice award for Exceptional Technique in their dance routine.

Maple Mountain also took four of the five places in the 4A Drill Down. Jessie Abbott won 1st place, Mallory Ross won 2nd, McKenna Bate won 3rd place, and Kelci Gathercoal won 5th place. Congratulations drill team!The drill team will now prepare for the Region 8 Drill Team Competition which will be held at Wasatch High on January 26, 2017. Make plans now to come support the Ellevés!