Tryouts will be held once in the spring and fall. If you are unable to attend tryouts, video submissions are accepted. Email Coach Danielle Terrell (firstname.lastname@example.org) for video submission deadlines. Dancers chosen during the spring tryouts will represent the Charlotte 49ers and compete at summer camp in Myrtle Beach, SC.
The 49ers Gold Dusters Dance Team competes at the NDA Collegiate Nationals. Nationals are held in April in Daytona Beach, Florida. The Gold Duster's are currently ranked 2nd in Hip Hop and 7th in the Open Category.
* Attend NDA summer camp
* Attend mandatory weekly practices
* Perform at home Men's and Women's Basketball games.
* Represent and support Charlotte 49ers athletics.
* Compete in NDA nationals in Daytona Beach, Florida
. (For more information on skill requirements, visit our team's Facebook page for a detailed list)
1st Place Team Dance- NDA Summer Camp 2010
Most Spirited- NDA Summer Camp 2010 NDA
All Americans- Grace Wallace 2010
Gold Nationals Bid- NDA Summer Camp 2010
5th Place- Dance Division I- NDA Nationals
1st Place Team Dance- NDA Summer Camp 2011
2nd Place Game Day Dance- NDA Summer Camp 2011
Most Spirited- NDA Summer Camp 2011
NDA All Americans- Grace Wallace, Kloi Irving, Haley Johnston 2011
Silver Nationals Bid- NDA SUMMER Camp 2011
7th Place- Open Division I- NDA Nationals 2011
2nd Place- Hip Hop Division I- NDA Nationals 2011
1st Place Team Dance- NDA Summer Camp 2012
Excellent Marks- Game Day Dance- NDA Summer Camp 2012
Most Spirited- NDA Summer Camp 2012
NDA All Americans- Grace Wallace, Kloi Irving, Charlotte Brown, Ashley Williams
Gold Nationals Bid- NDA Summer Camp 2012
The Charlotte 49ers host Jr. Gold Dusters Days for young dancers. The days include a dance clinic, halftime performance, ticket to a women's basketball game and a commemorative t-shirt. Participants are asked to bring a bag lunch and snack. Check back for information on the 2012-13 Jr. Gold Duster Days.