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2018-19 Demon Dazzlers announced
08/02/2018

NATCHITOCHES – Twenty-one current or incoming students at Northwestern State University have been named to the 2018-19 Demon Dazzlers Danceline.

Those selected to the squad are Maci Burt of Mandevillle, Alexz Hattier, Ashley Henry and Lindsey Stroud of Slidell, Alphonse Engram of DeRidder, Alyson Brown, Janée Charles and Mallory Martinez of Jennings, Asher VanMeter of Edmond, Oklahoma, and Brea Housley, Melinda Johnson and Tailore Turner of Shreveport.

The Demon Dazzlers will also include Brittany Davis of Houston, Emily Williams and Madeline Hensley of Anacoco, Jessi McNeely of Jena, Jirneicia Ward of Bossier City, Mary Strickland of Kenner, Natalye Bradley of Lafayette, Sarah Talbot of Baton Rouge and Taylor Myers of Simmesport.

The Demon Dazzlers serve as the official jazz line for Northwestern State University. Performing for NSU Demon pep rallies, football, and basketball games; the Demon Dazzlers blend different styles of precision movement to produce a unique style of precision-jazz dance.

During the fall semester, the Demon Dazzlers serve as an auxiliary unit of the “Spirit of Northwestern” Marching Band, accompanying them to various marching festivals, guest appearances, and football games both at home and selected away games. During the spring, the Demon Dazzlers provide half-time entertainment for the Demon basketball games and perform various exhibitions throughout the state. During the summer, the Dazzlers sponsor a dance camp.


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Members of the 2018-19 Demon Dazzlers at Northwestern State University are, front left Brea Housley, Mallory Martinez, Maci Burt, Alexz Hattier, middle row from left, Janée Charles, Taylor Myers, Jessi McNeely, Emily Williams, Natalye Bradley, Alyson Brown, Lindsey Stroud, back row from left assistant coach Kimberly Gallow, Jirneicia Ward, Sarah Talbot, Mary Strickland, Ashley Henry, Madeline Hensley, Asher VanMeter, Melinda Johnson, Brittany Davis, Tailore Turner, director Renee Oates.