HAMILTON TOWNSHIP – Oakcrest High school held its first ever Best Dance Crew contest on Friday, April 16 to a nearly sold-out audience. The event featured seven of the school’s best dance groups who auditioned and moved through to the final competition held on Friday.
The groups: Metronomix, Hpnotiks, No Limit, Crazy Socks, Cool Kids, Electrodose and Spontaneous Combustion all competed for the trophy by performing original dances choreographed to music they chose, and challenge dances that was choreographed to music chosen by the hosts prior to the show. After the two performances, there was a tie. The top two teams, Spontaneous Combustion and Hpnotiks, faced each other in a dance battle to determine the winner. The winning crew was Spontaneous Combustion and included Jimmy Saintel, Otis Leonard, Nasyla Layne and Echelon Maxwell. The event was sponsored by the Oakcrest High School Media Club and Media Program and led by media teachers and club advisors Charles Lockwood III and Jason Thomas.