Irish dancer qualifies for championship in Dublin
Eli Munoz, 11, has only been dancing for two years
Last updated 1/22/2020 at 2:27pm
Eli Munoz, 11, competed at the Western Regional Irish Dancing Championships in Denver, Colorado this past November and earned a coveted qualifying spot to represent the Western Region of the United States at the 50th annual World Irish Dancing Championships in April.
"The 50th anniversary is a big year for him to qualify," said Lauren Carroll-Bolger, his dance instructor.
Mukilteo resident Munoz competes with his local Irish dance school, the Carroll-Henderson School of Irish Dancing, and is the school's first dancer to qualify for the World Championships.
Aimee Munoz, his mother, said her...