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Eastern Washington Elite Dance Team competing in nationals in Orlando

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KENNEWICK, Wash. -- 29 young ladies with the Eastern Washington Elite Dance Team are preparing for their trip to Orlando, Florida on Thursday to participate in the UDA National competition at Disney World.   They've been training for this for eight months.

Last year, the junior dance team, ages 8-11 placed first in the Hip-Hop Competition, and they're coming back for another win. 

The best dancers from all over the area from the Tri-Cities to Walla Walla to Yakima and Zillah practice three or four times a week and then come down on Sunday and all dance together for five hours at a time. 

The winners will be broadcast on ESPN

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