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Head Coach

Ms. Sammy Fumagalli has been named the new head Dance Coach beginning in the 2018-19 school year.   Sammy is a 2014 graduate of Marquette and recently graduated from Missouri State University in Springfield where she was a member of the dance team, The Sugar Bears.   

Assistant Coach
Stefanie Klaus Ronald

Class A IDTA State Champions:  1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006

2014 Awards:  

Belleville East IDTA - 1st place A Kick and 1st place A Hip Hop

Edwardsville IDTA - 1st place A Hip Hop - State Qualification

Belleville West TDI - 1st place A Kick - State Qualification and 2nd place A Hip Hop - State Qualification

TDI State at Peoria Civic Center - 3rd place in Kick and Hip Hop!


The MCHS Dance team performs at all home football and basketball games. They participate in local community performances at catholic churches and schools and parades throughout the year.  They will be involved in the St. Ambrose Applefest and St Mary's Oktoberfest.

Competition season is in the winter with competitions in December (Althoff), January (Edwardsville) and February (Highland).

Tryouts are held in the spring - typically late March / early April.


Jessica Fears Senior
Meme Walters Senior
Isabel Borman Junior
Carmen Isringhausen Freshman
Tristin Fraley Freshman

Results from 2016-2017

Dance Team Results from 2017 IDTA State Competition

  • 3rd Place and Trophy recipient in Class A Jazz.
  • 3rd Place in Class A Kick.

Dance Team Results from the IDTA Competition on January 7, 2017 in Edwardsville.

  • 2nd Place in Kick category.
  • 2nd Place in Jazz category.

Dance Team Results from the IDTA Competition on December 10, 2017 in Altoff.

  • 1st Place Soloist and State Qualifier, Johnna Harshbarger.
  • 2nd Place Soloist and Rising Star Recipient, Sarah Harnetiaux.
  • 1st Place in Kick category.
  • 1st Place in Jazz category.

Dance Team IDTA 12-10-16

Dance Team Results from the 2016 Summer Camp at Illinois State University:

  • First place trophy winner with Home routine
  • 2016 National Qualifiers with home routine (Orlando,Fl ESPN complex)
  • Drill Down 1st place trophy winner Isabel Borman
  • 30 Blue ribbon Superior recipients
  • 3 All American winners to perform in London: Johnna Harshbarger, Maddie Weimers and Carley Hamberg 
  • 4 day Spirit Stick recipients

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