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UNI Dance Team Wins National Title

The University of Northern Iowa dance team captured a national championship at the 2010 Universal Dance Association (UDA) National Championships in Orlando, Fla. The dance team received first place in the Pom division, marking the first time in school history that the UNI dance team has claimed a national title.

The squad also took eighth place in the Jazz division.

The dance team arrived in Orlando on Thursday, Jan. 14. After practices on Thursday night and Friday morning, they performed in the Jazz semi-finals on Saturday and advanced to the finals.  They performed in both the Jazz division and Pom division finals on Sunday, Jan. 17, coming away with the school's first national title when they were awarded first place in the Pom division.

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