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SAVE THE DATE: Auditions for 2013-2014

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Auditions for the 2013-2014 Laker Dance Team will be held on the weekend of May 4th and May 5th at the Grand Valley State University Fieldhouse Arena. Please mark your calendars!

Approximate times:

May 4th: 8am – 4pm

May 5th: 11am – 4pm

A final schedule and audition packet will be posted on our website and Facebook page within the next few days. Check back for more information! You can also e-mail us at [email protected] if you have any questions or concerns.

Thank you and hope to see you at auditions!

Save the date! 2nd Annual GVSU Dance Team Competition

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

The Laker Dance Team will be hosting their 2nd Annual High School Dance Team Competition on February 16th!  Please see the attachments for our informational flyer and the registration/liability form.  Hope to see you all there!!


LDT Competition Flyer

LDT Competition Liability Form

Save the date! Auditions are June 15th!

Monday, May 7th, 2012

For those interested in becoming a member of the Laker Dance Team, we still have open spots on our 2012-2013 team!  Therefore, we will be having another round of auditions on Friday, June 15th!  If you cannot make it on that date, video tryouts are accepted if recieved by Thursday, June 14th.  For more information about a video audition, email us at [email protected] with “Video Audition” in the subject line. However, we urge everyone to attend auditions in person if at all possible.  Please see the following attachments for important information concerning tryouts.  Hope to see you there!

Audition Information for June 15th

Try-out Waiver

ATTENTION: If you missed tryouts . . .

Monday, April 30th, 2012

We would like to announce that the Laker Dance Team is holding another round of tryouts!  As of now, we have open spots on our 2012-2013 team.  Therefore, we will have a second audition on June 15th!  It will be a one day audition consisting of a morning session, break for lunch, afternoon session, break for dinner/practice, and an evening audition with the captains and judges.  More information will be posted by Monday,  May 7th so keep checking our website and save the date!


2012-2013 Audition Packet and Information

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Hi all!  The GVSU Laker Dance Team will be holding auditions for the 2012-2013 season on April 28th and 29th.  Attached below is a packet full of information and required documents that are to be presented at the audition.

2012-2013 Audition Information

Please read the packet carefully, noting the important dates listed and the required documents that need to be filled out and turned in at auditions.  These include:

  • Completed waiver form
  • Signed policy form (from last page of tryout packet)
  • For current GVSU students: class schedule for the 2011-2012 academic year and evidence showing your GPA is an average of 2.0 or higher
  • Incoming freshman or transfer students: proof your your acceptance to GVSU for the 2011-2012 academic year
  • $25 non-refundable registration fee

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at [email protected].  We are very excited to begin our next season and look forward to seeing you at auditions!

Griffin’s Game November 19th

Friday, November 19th, 2010

Join the Laker Dance Team and cheer on the Grand Rapids Griffins.

LDT is holding a fundraiser.  Its simple … Just buy a puck from them …and then throw it in the truck when it drives by on the ice for a chance to win a prize.

  • November 19th.
  • 7pm
  • Van Andel Arena


Playoff Game

Saturday, December 5th, 2009

See you at our Football Playoff Game this Saturday.

Mancino’s Fundraiser!

Friday, November 6th, 2009

The Laker Dance Team needs YOUR help to attend nationals in Daytona Florida!


Pay us a visit at Mancino’s of Allendale for a delicious dinner on Monday, November 9th starting at 5 o’ clock. *Print & bring in this flyer and part of the profits made go to getting us to nationals!

Mancino’s Pizza & Grinders is located on Lake Michigan Drive just west of the Speedway gas station. 616-895-4343

Thank you for supporting the Laker Dance Team!

Dancing at the Game!

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

We are very excited for family day!  Don’t forget- it is a WHITE out!

Car Wash!

Friday, August 28th, 2009

The ladies of the Laker Dance Team would LOVE to wash your car for a donation of your choice!  The team will be at the Allendale Walgreens on the corner of Lake Michigan Drive and 68th Avenue Friday, August 28th from 11:00-4:00.  We will also be doing a bottle drive following the car wash to raise money for Nationals in April.  If you would like to bring your cans with you to give to us at the car wash, that would be extremely helpful.  We hope to see you all there!

Thank you again for all of your support!