Members of the Penn State Lionettes hug on the beach after their first-place win. (via the National Dance Alliance Facebook page)

A big congratulations to all the teams that competed last weekend at the 2013 National Dance Alliance Collegiate Dance Team Championship! The competition was fierce—we were glued to our computers, frantically refreshing the results and video pages all day long. So, without further ado, your winners*:


Division IA Dance

1. Penn State University, 9.738

2. University of Louisville, 9.653

3. Iowa State University, 9.622

Division I Dance

1. Towson University, 9.625

2. Stephen F Austin University, 9.398

3. Sacred Heart University, 9.367

Division IA Open Dance

1. Brigham Young University, 9.805

2. Purdue University, 9.650

3. Texas Tech University, 9.595

Division I Open Dance

1. Sam Houston State University, 9.678

2. Utah Valley University, 9.603

3. Villanova University, 9.560

Division IA Hip Hop

1. Brigham Young University, 9.811

2. University of Missouri, 9.467

3. University of South Carolina, 9.230

Division I Hip Hop

1. Stephen F Austin University, 9.822

2. Villanova University, 9.504

3. Utah Valley University, 9.385


What do you think? Do you have a favorite routine? Tell us in the comments below!

*We haven't listed all of the divisions here—just Division IA and Division I. Click here to watch all the teams who competed!