De Soto Diamonds Dance Team
January 26, 2011
The De Soto High School Dance Team, the Diamonds, performed their competition routine "Diamond Mix" as the half-time show for the DHS varsity basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 25. The Diamonds performed this routine at the Kansas Spectacular at Olathe East High School on Saturday, Jan. 22, where they earned a Division 1 rating for the routine. They also earned a Division 1 Superior Rating for the officers' routine and a judge's award for pom and open routines. DHS senior and captain of the Diamonds Cora Schimke received a medal for the Circle of Winners for her solo. The Diamonds also received first place in academic achievement for their combined GPA of 3.9.