Ellevés Win Sweepstakes Award at Excalibur Classic

Attributions: 
Story and photos by Molly Brenchley.
The Ellevés won the 4A Sweepstakes award.
Brandi Gessel won 2nd place and Emily Kessinger won 1st place in the 4A drill down.
Jourdyn Reid during her performance that won 3rd place in the solo competition.

The MMHS Ellevés competed at The Excalibur Classic, which was held at Copper Hills High School on Saturday, December 20. The Ellevés competed in the Hip Hop, Military, Dance, and Kick categories. There were twelve schools competing in the 4A division.

The Ellevés won 1st place in the Hip Hop category, 1st place in the Military category, 2nd place in the Kick category, and 3rd place in the Dance category. They also won the 4A Sweepstakes award for being the top 4A team at the competition. 

In the drill down competition, Emily Kessinger won 1st place and Brandi Gessel won 2nd place in the 4A division.

Jourdyn Reid competed in the solo competition on Friday night and won 3rd place in the 4A Lyrical category. There were 14 soloists competing in the category.

The competition season will continue on January 10 at Corner Canyon High School. The Ellevés will also hold their annual “Region Preview” on Thursday, January 22 at 7 p.m. in the MMHS main gym. Come see the Ellevés perform all of their competition routines as well as some performances from invited guests.