Loyola Dance Team places fourth in national competition

The Loyola University Chicago Dance Team placed fourth in the Division I Pom Finals at the weekend College Dance Team National Championship in Florida.

Loyola finished behind first place North Dakota State, second place St. Joseph and third place George Mason in the Pom competition. Loyola finished ahead of fifth place University of New Hampshire and sixth place Eastern Kentucky.

See the results here: POMS

In the Division I Jazz Finals, Loyola placed 11th out of a 12-team field. Cal State University was the winner.

See the results here: JAZZ

The Loyola Dance Team headed to Orlando, Fla. for the third consecutive year to compete in the 2012 College Dance Team National Championship.

The competition features dance teams from across the nation competing in the Open Division, Division I, and Division I-A. Loyola competed in the Division I Pom and Jazz categories.

The events complete results can be viewed at: www.varsity.com.