for State Final information for qualifying teams.
All coaches need to have their team music on to both an AUDIO CD and a
copy of their music on their phone/mp3player. If you will be using your
phone to play the competition music, it is your responsibility to have it on airplane
Alternates in the Warm-up
Only the participants and team personnel who have been issued one of the
Participant Passes are allowed to enter the designated team areas. Only
participants that are in team apparel and on the List of Participants will be
allowed on the floor. The IHSA Terms and Conditions allow teams to have 28 rostered
participants with no more than 24 allowed on the competition floor and no less than
5. If a team has a roster of 22 and floors 14 dancers they are allowed to have
the additional 8 rostered dancers come through the warm-up area with the team
and sit on the performance floor in the designated coaches box.
On Saturday the top three teams
in each Division will participate in the trophy awards presentation.
Appropriate team attire for awards includes: teams in matching
competition apparel or matching team warm-ups. Only team members on the
list of participants, certified coaches in compliance with IHSA By-law 2.070 and
school administrators are allowed on the floor for awards
Coaches and participants please
be aware that only general locker room space is available at the U.S. Cellular
Coliseum. Dancers will need to be ready in competing apparel upon arrival at
the Coliseum. There will not be a general area for teams to store your
bags and costumes. Teams will be responsible for keeping their belongings
with them at all times. During your performance time the IHSA will move your
team bags from warm-up to the cool-down area. However, leave all valuables with
a school representative or parent.