Dancing to the top

The Oak Lawn Community High School dance team competed in the first-ever Illinois High School Association state finals for competitive dance last weekend in Bloomington. The 10 dancers competed against 30 other teams, but did not qualify as one of the top 10 teams. Seen here are dancers Anna Oswald (front, from left), Andrea Pacetti, Samantha Cholke, Amanda Leone; and coach Ryan Brandt (back, from left), Chelsy Zamora, Hannah Papaleo, Guadalupe Navarrete, choreographer Jeff Orluck, Rebecca Mackowiak, Patrycja Kucharska, Olivia Dankowski and coach Jessica Shekleton.