Twirling Bears Baton & Flags

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Highlights of Awards

Past Accomplishment Highlights – Students of  Elaine Jones

 

1978 – NBTA Amer. League State Twirling Corp. Champions, Mundelein, IL.

1981 – USTA Nationals – 4th place, National Advanced solo

1984 – USTA Nationals, Milwaukee – top 7/top15, juvenile solo and dance twirl

1988 – 2007 – At least one State Championship won each year

1989 – USTA IL. State Champions - Parade Corp juv. rec

1990 – USTA Nov. Parade Corp National Champions, San Antonio Texas

1994 – USTA Nov. Parade Corp. National Champions, Kansas City

1994 – NBTA Regional Boys Juv. Solo Champion

1997 – USTA State Juv. Strut champion

1998 – NBTA Regional beg. Juv. and Sr. twirl Team Champions

2002 – NBTA State 2 & 3 baton Champion

2002 – AAU Jr. Olympic bronze medalist sr. 3 baton

2004 – WTA National Jr. 3-baton Champion

2004 – WTA National Sr.2 & 3-baton Champions

2004 – NBTA/AYOP National jr. bells champion

2004 – AAU Jr. Olympic National trio gold medalists

2005 – NBTA/AYOP National jr. bells champion

2005 – WTA – National Sr. duet, hoop, show-twirl, 2 & 3 baton Champions

2005 – TU – International 3 baton Champion

2006 - NBTA Regional juv. and jr. trio champions

2006 – AAU Regional 2 baton gold medalist

2007 – AAU Regional beg. 2 baton, beg. basic strut, adv. trio, 2&3 baton gold medalists

2007 – WTA National Champion 2,3, baton and Individual Dance Twirl

2007-  USTA National Champion Sr. Rifle

2008 - USTA State A Show Corp. Champs and Jr. Small Twirl Team Champs

2008- AAU State/Regional Show Team Champs

2008 - AAU Jr. Olympic National Champions, pri. show team & novelty team and adv. jr. twirl team

2008 - AAU Jr. Olympic silver medal - adv. sr. 3 baton, bronze medal, adv. sr. mutliple baton

2008 - AAU Jr. Olympic gold medals- pri. beg. multiple baton and juv. beg. hoop

2009 - USTA Pri. State Twirl Team champs

2009 - USTA Jr. State A Class show Corp Champs

2009- NBTA Juvenile Regional Pom Team Champs

2009 - NBTA Primary and Juvenile Show Routine Solo Champs

2010 - USTA A Class State Show Corp Champs

2010 - IPDGC Senior Baton Team & Open Production State Champs

2011 - USTA IL. Juv. twirl team champs

2011 - USTA IL. Jr. A class Show Corp Champs

2012 - USTA/IPDGC/AAU State twirl team and show champs

2012 - TDY Midwest Flag Champs

2012 - WTA 2nd place nationals - jr twirl team

2013 - USTA IL. State Jr. Twirl Team Champs

2013 - AAU Central Division Duet Show Champs

2014 - USTA IL. State juv. twirl team & pairs Champs

2014 - USTA IL. State jr. half time team Champs

Breakdown by Group

Shining Adelettes Baton Corp.

1978 – NBTA Amer. League State Twirling Corp. Champions, Mundelein, IL.

1979 – 1985 – winner of numerous awards in parades and competitions in Illinois/Indiana

1980 – USTA Nationals – 6th place, National Strut; 20 yr. old USTA regional strut & solo champ

1981 – USTA Nationals – 4th place, National Advanced solo

1983 – 1st Runner up – Mss Maj. of the Midwest Adv. 0-6, Midwest Miss Congeniality

1984 – USTA Nationals, Milwaukee – top 7/top15, juvenile solo and dance twirl

 

Sugar and Silver Baton Corp.

1989 – USTA IL. State Champions - Parade Corp juv. rec.

1990 – USTA Nov. Parade Corp National Champions, San Antonio Texas

1994 – USTA Nov. Parade Corp. National Champions, Kansas City

1994 – NBTA Regional Boys Champion

1997 – USTA State Juv. Strut champion

1998 – NBTA Regional beg. Juv. and Sr. twirl Team Champions

 

Twirling Bears Baton Corp.

2002 – NBTA State 2 & 3 baton Champion

2002 – AAU Jr. Olympic bronze medalist sr. 3 baton

2004 – WTA National Jr. 3-baton Champion

2004 – WTA National Sr.2 & 3-baton Champions

2004 – NBTA/AYOP National jr. bells champion

2004 – AAU Jr. Olympic National trio gold medalists

2005 – NBTA/AYOP National jr. bells champion

2005 – WTA – National Sr. duet, hoop, show-twirl, 2 & 3 baton Champions

2005 – TU – International 3 baton Champion

2006 - NBTA Regional juv. and jr. trio champions

2006 – AAU Regional 2 baton gold medalist

2007 – AAU Regional beg. 2 baton, beg. basic strut, adv. trio, 2&3 baton gold medalists

2008 - USTA State A Show Corp. Champs and Jr. Small Twirl Team Champs

2008- AAU State/Regional Show Team Champs

2008 - AAU Jr. Olympic National Champions, pri. show team & novelty team and adv. jr. twirl team

2008 - AAU Jr. Olympic silver medal - adv. sr. 3 baton, bronze medal, adv. sr. mutliple baton

2008 - AAU Jr. Olympic gold medals- pri. beg. multiple baton and juv. beg. hoop

2009 - USTA Pri. State Twirl Team champs

2009 - USTA Jr. State A Class show Corp Champs

2009- NBTA Juvenile Regional Pom Team Champs

2009 - NBTA Primary and Juvenile Show Routine Solo Champs

2010 - USTA A Class State Show Corp Champs

2010 - IPDGC Senior Baton Team & Open Production State Champs

2011 - USTA IL. State Juv. Twirl Team Champs & IPDGC State Twirl Team Champions

2012 - USTA/IPDGC/AAU State twirl team and show champs

2012 - TDY Midwest Flag Champs

2012 - WTA 2nd place nationals - jr twirl team

2013 - USTA IL. State Jr. Twirl Team Champs

2013 - AAU Central Division Duet Show Champs

2014 - USTA IL. State juv. twirl team & pairs Champs

2014 - USTA IL. State jr. half time team Champs


 

 

Significant accomplishments broken down by student name

 

Berg

IPDGC IL. State mini solo champ

 

Boersma

USTA juv. State 2 baton champ

AAU Regional beg. juv. 2 baton champ

 

Boulais

AAU Basic Strut Regional Champion

USTA State jr.rifle champ

 

Boulais                

USTA State juv. 2 baton champ

USTA State jr. flag champ

USTA State jr. solo champ

 

Canul

NBTA/AYOP 4th place national colorguard flag

AAU Central Dist. 2 baton champ

WTA National jr. show routine and flag champ

 

Canul/Hasty

USTA Il. jr.pairs champs 

AAU Central Dist. jr. beg. duet champs

 

Chung

NBTA Regional Boys solo champion

USTA State Champ Juv. Boys solo

 

Doyle

AAU national pri. beg.mult. baton gold medalist

USTA State juv. 2 baton champion & State juv. solo champ

NBTA Juvenile Regional Show Twirl Solo Champ

WTA national juv. show twirl/dance twirl  Champ

NBTA/AYOP 5th place national colorguard flag, 6th place national rifle

 

Doyle/Hasty

IL. USTA Juv. State Pairs Champs

 

Gatz

AAU national juv. beg. hoop gold medalist

 

Hasty

USTA Regional colorguard flag champ

USTA IL. state jr. flag & 2 baton champ

AAU Central Dist. show twirl & flag champ

AAU Central Dist. Beg. hoop champ

IPDG Open Dance Sr. solo champ


Hasty/Wright

USTA Jr. Pairs Champs

IPDGC Sr. Duet Champs


Jones

NBTA 2 time National bells champion

WTA National jr. 3 baton champion/National Sr. 2, 3(2 time), hoop and dance twirl champion

NBTA Regional show twirl & pom solo champ

NBTA State show twirl champ

USTA state solo, 2 baton & 3 baton champion

USTA National rifle champion

Marching Mustangs Colorguard member

NBTA natl’s top 10: sabre, colorguard, snare

AAU national sr. trio gold medalist, sr. adv. 3 baton silver medalist, sr. adv. mult. baton bronze medalist, sr. adv. basic bronze medalist

 

Lites

TU International 3 baton champion

WTA National 3 baton, duet champion

USTA State 2, 3, baton, dance twirl champion

NBTA  IL. state 2 and 3 baton champion

AAU National Gold Medal champion – sr. trio

ISU Feature Twirler

 

Minor

USTA State pri. 2 baton champion

NBTA Primary Show Twirl Regional Champ and Regional Beg. 2-baton Champ


Martinez

IPDG Open Dance jr. solo champ

 

Minor/Murphy

USTA State pri. pairs champions

 

Porter

USTA State 2-baton champ 0-8 yr. old

 

Ragsdale

USTA  IL. State 0-8 2 baton champion

 

Schmidt.

USTA IL. State Champion juv. strut

 

Smith

NBTA State Beg. Hoop Champion

 

Spears

USTA IL. Grand state 3 baton, divisional state dance twirl, 2 baton and solo champion

Top7/15 nationals: Reno Nevada, Milwaukee

USTA 3 baton, 2 baton, dance twirl

USTA Festival of the Future Military Champion

Miss Tri-County Juv. Majorette Champion

 

Spears

USTA State 3 baton champ 11 yr. old

USTA Dance twirl divisional champ, and grand 3 baton champ

Top 15 USTA nationals jr. 3-baton

 

Villarreal

USTA state juv. solo champ

 

Williams

USTA  IL. State jr. Strut and jr. duet champion

USTA Top 20 Adv. National solo

Prospect High School Drum Major

 

Woods

USTA  IL. Intermediate Open twirl off champion

 

Wright

AAU Central Dist. jr. hoop champ

WTA National jr. hoop champ

AAU Central Dist. multiple baton champ

 

Young

WTA National Champ duet, sr. 2 and sr. 3 baton

NBTA State show twirl champion

NBTA Natl’s top 10: adv. 2,3, baton

AAU National gold sr. medalist trio

USTA IL. State 2, 3, baton & sr. solo champion

Marching Lions Feature Twirler

 

Additional USTA State Duet/Pairs Champions

Meyers, Vooris, Imersek, Lopez, Halversen, Chung, Argus, Carnes, Gatz, Doyle, Little, Jones, Berg, Villarreal, Hasty, Wright, Canul