WICHITA — Ottawa University earned the top spot in the 2020 KCAC Competitive Dance Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the conference office announced Thursday. Coaches voted leading up to and on the day of the 2020 KCAC Competitive Cheer and Dance Media Day. The media day, the first of its kind for these sports, was conducted virtually on Thursday, Dec. 3, and was broadcast on the KCAC’s Facebook page.
Ottawa accumulated 37 total points and two of six first-place votes. Avila University was not far behind with 34 total points and the remaining six first-place votes. York rounded out the top three, picking up 24 total points.
No media poll was conducted, per the request of the coaches.
2020 KCAC COMPETITIVE DANCE MEDIA DAY PRESEASON COACHES’ POLL
|Rank||School||Total Points (First-place votes)|
|1||Ottawa University||37 pts (2)|
|2||Avila University||34 pts (4)|
|3||York College||24 pts|
|4||Kansas Wesleyan University||20 pts|
|5||University of Saint Mary||17 pts|
|6||Bethel College||14 pts|
|7||Bethany College||11 pts|
The 2020 KCAC Competitive Dance Championship is scheduled to take place Friday, February 19 at Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kan.