Pam’s Chargers wins dance twirl event

Courtesy photo Members of Pam’s Chargers School of Baton/Mrs. P’s Chargers include (from left): first row — Skylar Irwin, Ali Mozley, Kristen Chipperfield, Kenzie Schraff, Gracie Albright and Paige Tipton; second row — Kendy Lechner, Carmen Serrano, Alonna Ratchford, Elexis Hawksworth, Ruthie Cron and Lilly Stahlman; third row — Maddy Schraff, Megan Phillips, Dawn Dempsey, Haley Adams and Melanie Phillips; fourth row — Jaidyn Palladini, Deirdre Rivera, Caley Galarneau, Kelly Chipperfield, Samantha Chestnut, Payton Ratchford and Mrs. P (Renee Parowski). Absent from photo are Megan Edmiston, Keria McCulloch and Macy Prosser.

Members of Pam’s Chargers School of Baton/Mrs. P’s Chargers were international champions in the tiny tots large division of the dance twirl event at the Twirling Unlimited international competition at the Canton Memorial Civic Center in Canton, Ohio.

A panel of judges selected the winners from many groups appearing at this competition sponsored by Twirling Unlimited.

This competition attracted groups from across the U.S. and Canada.

Renee Parowski (Mrs. P) is the director of the group.

This group has also traveled to regional championships held in York, as well as the National Baton Twirling Association State Competition at California University, California, Pa., where they won Beginner Small Senior Dance Twirl.

They are currently planning their current season of competitions, as well as performing in local events and parades.

Individuals that placed in the top three at these competitions are:

Keria McCulloch — 2018 State Novice Fancy Strut 16+ champion.

Paige Tipton — 2018 Pennsylvania State Champion and 2018 Pennsylvania State Beginner Best Appearing Champion.

Lilly Stahlman — Second Regional Solo Competition and Second Pennsylvania State Costume Competition.