JR SOS Countdown 2017:

2017 Jr SOS Schedule

News and Notes

Check here for the latest news and notes from the Junior Shag Association

March 1st

JSA Scholarship Application Form and Requirements 2017
The Junior Shag Association Scholarship will be presented to students that have displayed a record of
and/or aptitude for academic success, as well as qualities of leadership and community service. This
is a scholarship that will provide a monetary award to selected recipients on the basis of academic
performance in their college studies. The Junior Shag Association is a non-profit association, funded
by voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, and organizations that support the Association’s work.

Click here for Application

Upcoming Junior Events

Here are upcoming events that are for Juniors including workshops and contests with Junior Divisions

July 18th - 23rd

Junior SOS
O.D. Beach and Golf Resort, North Myrtle Beach, SC
5 days of workshops and fun in the sun!

August 4th-5th

Eno Beach Shag Club - Shag Contest
University Inn, Chapel Hill NC
Junior 1 and 2 Divisions dance Saturday starting at 12:00 pm
Great Junior Friendly event
Tons of social dancing!

August 19th

Capital City Shag Club Junior Shag Day
Jamil Shrine Temple Columbia, SC
With 2016 Non-Pro Division
National Shag Dance Champion Jeremy Webb
Deejay - Sammy Rhoden

FREE ADMISSION - Complimentary Chick-Fil-A Nuggets and Soda
An adult must be present with the Junior

September 30th

Central Virginia Junior Shaggers Event
Hopewell, VA
Junior 1 and 2 Divisions beginner and advanced
Great Junior Friendly event
Tons of social dancing!

October 27th-28th

Halloween in Hamlet - Shag Contest
The Ballroom in Hamlet, NC
Junior 1 and 2 Divisions
Great Junior Friendly event
Tons of social dancing!

2017 Completed Junior Events

Here are event results from Junior Divisions for 2017

May 25th - 29th

USA Grand National Dance Championship
Renaissance Waverly Hotel, Atlanta GA
5 days of workshops and competition at the most diverse Swing/Shag event in the world!
Many Junior events including Jr I,II shag and YASDA Junior Swing categories
Tons of social dancing!

Junior 1
Trinity Davis & Mack West
Lizzie Batten & Trey Henley
Gracie Pandure & Tucker Brown
Brooke Farrior & Billy West

Junior II
Allison Pittman & Cullen Fields
Kayla Henley & Jackson Batten
Whitney Brown & Grayson Free
Kaylee Bravo & Kolten Ellis
Ivy Claire Huiet & Johnathan Kemp

March 24th - 26th

Junior Cyclone II
The Old Morresville Skating Rink, Mooresville, NC
3 days of workshops and Mixed Doubles contest
Click here for flyer

March 9th-11th

2017 National Shage Dance Championships
Spanish Galleon, North Myrtle Beach, SC
Juniors dance Thursday, Friday and Saturday Nights in Jr I and II divisions

Junior 1

Lizzie Batten & Trey Henley
Trinity Davis & Mack West
Gracie Pandure & Tucker Brown
Lauren Cookman & Jason Long

Junior II

Kayla Henley & Jackson Batten
Allison Pittman & Cullen Fields
Ivy Claire Huiet & Johnathan Kemp
Mary Elizabeth Jacobs & River Harmon
Kaylee Bravo & Kolten Ellis

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February 25th

Beth Mitchell Memorial Charity Mixed Doubles
Thirstys 2, Greensboro, NC
1stJackson Batten - Kayla Henley
2nd Kolten Ellis - Lizzie Batten

February 10th - 11th

Keepers of the Dance Contest
Fat Harolds Beach Club, NMB, SC
# Friday Night Saturday Night
1st Kyler Byrum - Kayla Henley Jackson Batten - Kelsey Vaughn
2nd River Harmon - Mary Elizabeth Jacobs Kyler Byrum - Kayla Henley
3rd Kolten Ellis - Kaylee Bravo