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Bethlehem West Virginia native captains Duquesne Dancers to national title

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…

To read more: https://www.theintelligencer.net/news/top-headlines/2021/04/bethlehem-native-captains-duquesne-dancers-to-national-title/

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