Freshman Tadgh Spillane and Freshman Sydney Rozhon recently traveled to the 2017 World Irish Dancing Championship in Dublin, Ireland. Tadgh competed in the 15-16 boys’ competition against 51 other competitors and finished in second place. This was Tadgh’s fourth year finishing in the top two, he had previously earned two world championships and a second-place finish. Tadgh continues to train and hopes to attend the 2018 Tournament in Glasgow, Scotland.
Sydney Rozhon earned a team championship title for the under 16 category. Sydney’s team consisted of eight members from the Lavin Cassidy School of Irish Dance.