Rockford’s dance team success was well planned for

It was not a streak of luck that Rockford’s jazz dance team qualified to compete at its fourth straight state tournament Friday, Feb. 17 at Target Center. It was by design.The dancers who will compete at state are Kaylin Gruber, Trystin Gruber, Danielle Hagen-Johnson, Torrey Hagen-Johnson, Leiana Jensen, Rileigh Martin, Anni McMillen, Makenna Schmatz, Emma Skeie and Sam Vraspir. Amy Gunderson is the head coach, assisted by Sadie Skeie.