Updated 9:58 a.m.
Astora's dance team Pizazz placed sixth in the OSAA state competition in Portland this weekend. Seaside placed 12th in the 4A division, which was won by Stayton.
Astoria had three dancers on the all-state team - the only 4A school to place three. They were seniors Britney Parker, Camille Marsh and Tawney Phillips. Seaside's Anne Dennon and Brittany Newton were also named all-state.
AHS dancer Katie DeGandi was named a scholar athlete, saluting her academic acheivements while maintaining a rigorous dance team schedule.