On Saturday, Feb. 18, the Friendswood Wranglerettes attended their first competition of the season, Crowd Pleasers’ Houston Senior Showcase.
At the end of the night, the Wranglerettes came home with plaques for 1st Runner-Up Best in Class for Team Jazz, Team Kick and Team Pom along with Best in Class for Team Contemporary and Team Hip Hop. They were named 1st Runner-Up Extra Large Team and 3rd Runner-Up over all; receiving trophies for Super Sweepstakes and Showcase Elite.
The Social Officers won their division and the Dream Ensemble was named 1st Runner-Up Medium Ensemble.
The Dance Officers won 1st Runner-Up Best in Class, Officer Lyrical and Officer Open and were named Best in Class for Officer Jazz and Officer Prop.
The Dance Officers were 1st Runner-Up Extra Large Team Officers and received trophies for Super Sweepstakes and Showcase Elite.
Eleven of the team’s soloists placed in their divisions. In the 9th/10th grade division: 7th Runner-Up Payton Montemayor (solo #2), 4th Runner-Up Emily Epperson, 2nd Runner-Up Madeline Klump, 1st Runner-Up Caroline Velek and the solo winner was Payton Montemayor (solo #1).
For the 11th grade division: 5th Runner-Up Makenna Schneider and the winner was Courtney Banfield.
In the 12th grade division: 7th Runner-Up Stephanie Reynolds, 5th Runner-Up Claire Owens, 3rd Runner-Up Stephanie Brown, 2nd Runner-Up Haley Weger, and the solo winner was Isabelle Naylor.
The Wranglerettes will attend Crowd Pleasers Texas Showcase of Champions, their state competition at Cy-Ranch High School on Saturday, March 4.