MHS Hires Dara Reese as Hi-Stepper Coach

By Jolyn Johnston-Myers
April 26, 2016

McPherson High School is excited to announce the hiring of Dara Reese as the Hi-Stepper dance coach for the Bullpups.

Coach Reese has a vast background in dance. She grew up in St. Francis, was involved with the local dance studio throughout her youth and was a member of the cheer and dance squads at St. Francis Community High School.

While attending college at Ft. Hays State University, Dara was a member of the Tiger Deb Dance Team, serving as team Captain for two years.

Coach Reese and husband Josh have two children and reside in McPherson. She works as an ER nurse at McPherson Hospital.

Hi-Stepper tryouts are scheduled for the week of May 2nd. If you have questions, you may contact Coach Reese at [email protected], Shane Backhus at [email protected], or stop by the MHS Activities Office.

Monday, May 2nd: 6:00pm, Pre-tryout parent & participant meeting, MHS Little Theater

6:30-8:00pm, Tryout practice session #1, MHS Roundhouse

Thursday, May 5th: 6:00-8:00pm, Tryout practice session #2, MHS Roundhouse

Saturday, May 7th: 8:00am-12:00pm, Tryouts, MHS Roundhouse