First-year dancers to compete at world festival
Last updated 3/25/2015 at Noon
A Mukilteo Elementary fifth grader will represent the United States at the international Blackpool Junior Dance Festival in England this April.
Lyubov Morgan, of Mukilteo, and her partner, Gabriel White, of Darrington, both 11, will compete on the U.S. juvenile team from April 6-12 in the Latin and ballroom match dancing the waltz, tango, quickstep and more against the world.
Lyubov and Gabriel were selected to join the U.S. team as a ballroom couple after placing third in the National Amateur Dancesport Championships March 13 in Utah.
Their achievement is as remarkable as it is ra...