The Austin Packers Dance Team competed in an invitational hosted by Holy Angels Academy in Richfield Saturday, and in the four-team jazz competition, the Packers garnered 317 out of a possible 500 points for an average of 63.4, which was good for 2nd place behind Mound-Westonka, who compiled 346 out of 500 points for an average of 69.2 for first place. Winona was third in the jazz competition with an average of 51.8, while the host Stars of Holy Angels Academy were fourth with an average of 50.8.
In the seven-team high-kick competition, Austin totaled 332 out of a possible 500 points for an average of 66.4, which was again good for 2nd place behind Mound-Westonka, who were first with 364 out of 500 points, or an average of 72.8. Albert Lea was in third behind Austin with an average of 61.2, followed by Academy of Holy Angels, Bloomington Kennedy, Richfield and Winona.
The Packers return to action on Saturday, December 10th at an invitational to be hosted by Eastview.