BROOKINGS —The Dakota Valley dance team took home top honors from the Brookings Invitational competitive cheer and dance competition, held Saturday.

Wagner (173) placed ninth, Dakota Valley (168.5) finished 12th and Yankton (167) was 13th out of 22 teams in the cheer competition. Sioux Falls Roosevelt won the team title at 252, beating out O’Gorman (247.5) and Sioux Valley (235.5).

In the cheer competition, Dakota Valley finished with an average of 274, beating out Washington (270.83). Dakota Valley posted the top marks in Jazz (276) and Kick (280). Washington had the best scores in Pom (268.5) and Hip Hop (279).

Yankton travels to Huron on Tuesday. Dakota Valley hosts its annual Invitational on Sept. 22, with Wagner also competing at that event.

CHEER

GRAND CHAMPION: SF Roosevelt 252, SF O’Gorman 247.5, Sioux Valley 235.5, SF Washington 221.5, Huron 202, Brandon Valley 201.5, Brookings 197.5, Del Rapids 185, Wagner 173, Dell Rapids - St Mary’s 172, Harrisburg 169.5, Dakota Valley 168.5, Yankton 167, Watertown 158, Pierre 158, Aberdeen Central 157.5, RC Stevens 148.5, Mitchell 145.5, Douglas 142, SF Lincoln 129, Sturgis 123.5, RC Central 119

DANCE

GRAND CHAMPION: Dakota Valley 274, SF Washington 270.83, Brandon Valley 253.83, Huron 235.83, SF Lincoln 219.83, Spearfish 214.67, SF O’Gorman 213.67, Pierre 209.67, Aberdeen Central 208.83, SF Roosevelt 205.67, Mitchell 202.67, RC Stevens 201.17, Sturgis 157.17, RC Central 133.5, Watertown 132.5, Brookings 114.83

JAZZ: Dakota Valley 276, SF Washington 265, Brandon Valley 253, Huron 232.5, SF O’Gorman 226, Aberdeen Central 223.5, SF Lincoln 220, Watertown 220, Pierre 214.5, Mitchell 206, RC Stevens 205.5, Brookings 182.5, SF Roosevelt 173.5, Sturgis 167

POM: SF Washington 268.5, Dakota Valley 266, Brandon Valley 250.5, SF Roosevelt 211, SF O’Gorman 207, SF Lincoln 206, Huron 201, Mitchell 186.5, Aberdeen Central 182, Watertown 177.5, Pierre 176, Spearfish 171.5, RC Stevens 171, RC Central 163.5, Sturgis 137.5

KICK: Dakota Valley 280, Brandon Valley 258, Spearfish 235.5, SF Roosevelt 232.5, Sturgis 167

HIP HOP: SF Washington 279, Huron 274, Pierre 238.5, Spearfish 237, RC Central 237, SF Lincoln 233.5, RC Stevens 227, Aberdeen Central 221, Mitchell 215.5, SF O’Gorman 208, Brookings 162

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