Welcome to the Foothill High School Dance Team Page!

About the Coach

Marrissa Maizland has been dancing, performing and competing for over 16 years. She is a Foothill Alumni and was a 4-year member of the Varsity Dance Team including the 2-time National Championship team in 2007. Marrissa is a 13-time World Champion in Pom and Jazz and most recently a member of the 2012 Team USA Dance receiving two gold medals at the ICU World Championships. She has been a dance instructor/choreographer for U.S. Spiritleaders for 7 years and a member of PACE Elite’s International Open teams for 5 years. Marrissa has coached, choreographed and worked with many high school and college teams and has been selected to be a judge at several international dance competitions. She received her BA in Business with an emphasis in Entertainment from Cal State Fullerton and is very excited to be back working with the Foothill Dance program.

Team Roster



Presley Campbell
Darby Cron
Larkin Davis
Katy Deines
Hayden de Mahy
Holly Dunn
Sydney Fitch
Jordyn Greene
Sophia LaVigna
Kennedy Mills
Megan Smyth
Kate Steel
Makena Umnas
Alyssa Ventress

-Junior Varsity-

Makenna Butcher
Chloee Carlson
Sasha Cortez
Monique Evdokiou
Hannah Heaton
Ella Hodgetts
Jordyn Jones
Angelina Limochi
Eden Robledo
Lillian Ryan
Riley Saavedra
Makenzy Sewell
Sofia Umbelino

Schedules & Results

FHS Dance Team 2016-2017

Competition Schedule

o U.S. Spiritleaders' Winter Classic Regional
December 10th @ El Toro High School

o USA Regional
January 15th @ Brea Olinda High School

o USA Regional
February 11th @ Corona High School

o U.S. Spiritleaders’ King of the Bleachers Championship
February 26th @ CSULB Pyramid

o NDA National Championships (*)
March 3rd-5th @ Orlando, Florida

o Best of the West
March 11th @ TBD

o USA High School Spirit Nationals
March 24th-26th @ Anaheim Convention Center

(*) Varsity Only.

Summer Pom & Dance Clinic


JULY 11-14, 2017

Pom & Dance Clinic Flyer

Tryout Information

2017-2018 Tryout Information!

Mandatory Tryout Parent/Dancer Meeting will be held April 19th from 6:30-8:00 in the FHS Dance Room.
Tryout Clinics and Final Audition will be held May 15th, 16th & 17th in the FHS Dance Room.
Copies of the Tryout Packet are NOW available in the Front Office at Foothill!

Mandatory Summer Dates.....

  • Summer Clinic - July 11th to 14th
  • Summer Camp - July 27th to 30th
  • Choreography - August 14th to 19th

2017 Summer Practice Schedule!

If you have any questions please feel free to e-mail Marrissa Maizland at
POM - Light My Body Up
JAZZ - There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back

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