The Excelsior Springs Tigerettes brought home first place at the 2019 Missouri State University Sugar Bears Invitational.

The Tigerettes took first of eight teams with their hip-hop routine to a combination of songs including “Lose Contol” by Missy Elliott, geaturing Ciara and Fatman Scoop, “Barbie Tingz,” by Nicki Minaj and “I Like It,” by Cardi B.

Dobkins said the team already looks toward future competitions.

“I’m so proud of their hard work and how they’re already talking about ways to improve their scores and do even better at the State Championship in a couple of weeks,” she said. “My team is dedicated, motivated and determined to be their best and to make their school proud.”


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