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Dance Team

The Emmanuel College Dance Team performs at all home men's and women's basketball games and participates in various competitions. The dancers are part of the heart and soul of the athletic community, as they foster College pride and encourage fans.


2017-18 Dance Roster

Co-Head CoachAmanda Sheehan (Emmanuel College) - 4th season

Co-Head Coach: Connie Katsarikas (Emmanuel College) - 4th season

Team Captains: Brielle Favole ('18), Colleen Perry ('19)

Name Year Hometown High School
Brielle Favole Senior Howell, N.J. Howell
Lysette Feliciano Senior Seabrook, N.H. Winnacunnet
Megan Costa Junior Somerset, Mass. Somerset Berkley Reg.
Mikayla Coyne Junior Medford, Mass. Arlington Catholic
Caroline Cross Junior Braintree, Mass. Braintree
Ashley Francois Junior Malden, Mass. Arlington Catholic
Maegan Killeen Junior South Deerfield, Mass. Deerfield Academy
Colleen Perry Junior Wakefield, Mass. Wakefield Memorial
Alyssa Aughenbaugh Sophomore Webster, N.Y. Webster Thomas
Audrey Casey Sophomore Tewksbury, Mass. Tewksbury Memorial
Alana Greco Sophomore Saugus, Mass. Saugus
Ashley Longo Sophomore Hingham, Mass. Hingham
Serena Morin Sophomore Brookfield, Conn Brookfield
Parker West Sophomore Newburyport, Mass. Trinton
Joseph Tolson Freshman Framingham, Mass. Framingham
Demetria Tzepos Freshman Middlebury, Conn. Pomperaug
Abigail West Freshman Dudley, Mass. Sheppard Hill Reg.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In addition to performing at the home basketball games, the Saints also perform at other major events on campus, including Midnight Madness, Open Mic Night, E.C.D.T Dance Showcase, and Mr. Emmanuel. The team consistently volunteers and performs each year at the Boston Breast Cancer Walk for the American Cancer Society's "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" on the Charles River Esplanade.

To kick off the 2013-14 season, the Dance Team placed first and were voted the overall grand champions at the New England Cheer and Dance Competition in November. The team's results are as follows:

The New England Cheer and Dance Competition (Boston, Mass.)

  • 2012, 2013: 1st place in the "college hip hop" division and grand champions in the "college dance" division
  • 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011: 2nd place in the "college dance" division
  • 2009: 1st place in the "college dance" division


UDA Regional College Dance Competition (Westfield, Mass.)

  • 3rd place out of 12 New England colleges and universities


The Emmanuel Dance Competition (Boston, Mass.)

  • 2008-2012: 1st place in the "college dance hip hop" division and grand champions in the "overall college dance" division

(The Saints after taking 1st place in the 2013 New England Cheer & Dance Competition on Nov. 9, 2013)