Sweet Success!

RA Southern Sweethearts takes top spot at State


Members of the Riverside Academy Southern Sweethearts are, from left, Christy Louque, Ella Champagne, Mia Saijas, Aimee Duhe, Ariana Matt, Jaycee Bennett and Kaylee Oubre,

Anaiah Harvey, Contributor

By Anaiah Harvey

The Riverside Academy Southern Sweethearts dance team finished first in its division in the Open dance category at the American All-Star Louisiana State Dance/Drill Team Championship held Jan. 16 at the Cajundome in Lafayette. The team also finished second in Division One Pom and fourth in Jazz.

The members of the team are: Ella Champagne, Amiee Duhe, Kaylee Oubre, Christy Louque, Jaycee Bennett, Ariana Matt and Mia Saijas.