State pom competitors

PHS Poms competed Saturday, Feb. 29 in the Hy-Vee Arena. (formally Kemper Arena) Missouri Dance Team recognized four members as Academic All-State, Kelli Ryals, Nicki Hendren, Belle Biswell and Emma Bainter. Coach Allison Clayton also received the 5 year coaching award. The team came home with a second place trophy for their hip hop routine. Competing were seniors, Kelli Ryals and Nicki Hendren, junior, Belle Biswell, sophomore Emma Bainter, and freshmen, Lena Haerr, Kaelyn Crane and Lily Griffith.