The Bellarmine University Dance team qualified for the 2019 national competition and sophomore Kielee Gonzalez earned All-America honors at the National Dance Alliance summer camp held at the University of Louisville July 25-27.
The Knights squad finished second in the NCAA Division II competition with only Davenport University finishing ahead of Bellarmine. Rounding out the top four were Wayne State and Saginaw Valley. The runner-up finish secured a bid to nationals for Bellarmine.
In addition to Gonzalez being named as an NDA All-American for the second straight year, freshman Megan Sturgeon and sophomore McKenzie Ricklefs picked up All-America nominations.
Ricklefs is a Manual alum.