By Joselyn King, The Intelligencer
WHEELING, W.Va. — Bethlehem native Brittney Baker danced her way from Wheeling Park High School to Pittsburgh and Duquesne University, and now she is a national champion.
Baker captained the Dukettes dance team to its first-ever national title at the virtual National Dance Association Collegiate Dance Championships, which were judged on April 10.
The Duquesne dancers defeated those from the University of Illinois-Chicago, and achieved first place for team performance in the Division 1 category.
The West Virginia University dance team finished at the top in Division 1A in both jazz and team performance.
“I have been dancing since I was 2 years old,” Baker said…