ABOUT THE NORTHERN STARS

LEE'S SUMMIT NORTH
NORTHERN STAR DANCE TEAM


The Northern Stars are an elite dance team comprised of young ladies who are advanced in technical and artistic training.  The team is chosen during auditions held in March/April. The team performs during football, volleyball, soccer and basketball games.  The Northern Stars also perform at community events and participate in the annual Mr. Bronco contest.   The Stars compete at regional competitions across the state and compete every February at the Missouri State Dance Team Championships. In 2019, the Stars will compete at the National Level at Dance Team Union Nationals in Orlando, Florida.  The Northern Stars host the Lee's Summit North Dance Invitational every January.  The 2020 Invitational will be the 23rd Annual Regional Competition that Lee's Summit North has hosted.


Coaches are Shelley McCain, Justene Smith and Makenzie Nichols.


MISSOURI STATE DANCE COMPETITION

TITLES


2006 - 2nd in State - Class 6 Division

2007 - State Title - Class 6 Division

2008 - State Title - Class 6 Division

2009 - 2nd in State - Class 6 Division

2010 - 2nd in State - Class 6 Division

2011 - 3rd in State - Class 6 Division

2013 - 3rd in State - Class 6 Division

2014 - 4th in State - Class 6 Division

2015 - 2nd in State - Class 6 Division

2016 - 3rd in State - Class 6 Division

2016 - NDA NATIONALS

3rd in Jazz, 5th in Pom

2017 - 6th in State - Class 6 Division

2019 - 6th in State - Class 6 Division

2019 - DTU NATIONALS

4th in Jazz, 7th in Pom