Red Rubies

The Red Ruby Dance team is a precision dance team who exemplify the pride and spirit of Lake Travis High School.  The dance team members are selected on the basis of dance ability, personality, character, academic success and showmanship.  Every Red Ruby receives valuable training in physical fitness, poise, self-discipline, social awareness, responsibility, leadership and dance.  

The purpose of the Red Rubies is to provide entertainment for the high school athletic events as well as for the local civic and social events of this area.  In addition, the Red Rubies perform as a dance auxiliary with the LTHS Cavalier Band, compete in various regional dance competitions, participate in the annual Cavalette Spring Show and participate in numerous camps and workshops that enhance the individual dancer as well as the team's performance. The Red Ruby dance team will have a comparable performance schedule in accordance to the Community and District events and activities.

Red Ruby 10th Line

The Lake Travis Red Rubies were selected on December 5th for the 10th Anniversary Line.  This coming year, they will be traveling to Hawaii to compete in a National Competition, the Aloha National Contest!  Being selected to the 10th line are Phoebe B, Jaylynn B, Kalley C, Sophia C, Myla E, Faith F, Ashley F, Tatum G, Lilian G, Abrianna G, Bella H, Madeline H, Natalie H, Abigail L, Muskan M, America M, Lauren M, Aimee O, Morgan P, Charis R, Sophia S, Abigail W, Lindi W. The Red Ruby Manager is Taylor E.

The Red Rubies attended ShowMakers Line Camp June 10-21 at the Austin Airport Hilton.  They spent time learning routines and taking leadership classes to prepare for the upcoming year.  During the week, they were evaluated on a home routine and camp dance performance along with learning all of their material for the upcoming football season.

Left to right: Phoebe B, Abigail W, Sophia S, Linid W, Guest Choreographer Sam Allen, Tatum G, Morgan P, Abrianna G, Muskan M, Kalley C, Lilian G, Assistant Director Lindsay Benning.

Back row, left to right: Ashley Fl, Sophia C, Taylor E, Bella H, Faith F, Madeline H, Jaylynn B, Abigail L, Aimee O, America M, Lauren M, Natalie H, Myla E.

Throughout camp the girls were awarded ribbons for their individual performance in learning and technique sessions. Thirteen Red Rubies were selected by ShowMakers staff to audition for the All Star Team. Phoebe B, Jaylynn B, Sophia C, Faith F, Lilian G, Abrianna G, Abigail L, and Abigail W were selected as members of the All Star Team and were invited to perform at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.  Sophia C and Abrianna G were selected as Miss High Kick Finalist and Abrianna G was selected as runner up for Miss SMA Leaps out of all the dancers at camp. ShowMakers staff selects five dancers from each team to receive the superlative award for outstanding leadership and hard work throughout camp. Dancers receiving the superlative award are Jaylynn B, Sophia C, Abrianna G, Abigail L, and Aimee O.

Left to right: Abigail W, Tatum G, Morgan P, Sophia S, Sophia C, Lilian G, Phoebe B, Abrianna G, Faith F, Jaylynn B, Aimee O, Abigail L.

Back row, left to right: Kalley C, Taylor E, Muskan M, American M, Madeline H, Myla E, Lindi W, Bella H, Lauren M, Natalie H, Ashley F.

As a team, the Red Rubies were selected by the ShowMakers staff as the Outstanding Team of  the Day for day three of camp. They received a sweepstakes rating for their evaluations with an 85 or above on both performances! The Rubies received an outstanding performance award for both their home routine, performed and evaluated on the first night, and their camp dance performed and evaluated on the final day of camp.  Congratulations!