March 2011 Volume 8

Daughter of KCOB Coaches Florida State Golden Girls to National Ranking

Staff reporter KC Times
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Wendy Crawford, daughter of Glen and Toni Laman, is the owner and director of Dance Fusion Studios and is the Head Coach of the Florida State University Golden Girls Dance Team. Wendy has just come back from College Nationals with her team ranked 1st in Florida, 1st in the ACC and 3rd in the Nation.

Every year The Universal Dance Association holds its Collegiate Nationals Competition at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Colleges and universities from all over the United States submit entries to compete at Disney and only the top 30 teams are chosen to compete for the National Title. While at competition, teams fight in the preliminary rounds with hopes of making it into finals.

Wendy has been the head coach of the FSU dance team for 8 years. In those 8 years she has taken the team from 28th place which was during her 1st year of coaching to 9th place her 2nd year. From there they have been in the TOP 5 rankings ever since with three TOP 3 rankings the last three years.

Click  here to view the competition;

Type “Florida State” in the search box or click on Division 1A Jazz then click on Florida State. 

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