Katiemarie Owen of Zion, Illinois, granddaughter of Joella Edwards, recently performed with the Razzle Dazzles and the Modernettes. The Razzle Dazzles are the Grand National Show Corps with Props and Scenery Champions and the Modernettes are the Grand National Show Corps with Props Champions. Show Corps with Props is an intricate balance of twirling, dancing and integrating props to support a specific theme.
Katiemarie will be competing in the WFNBTA (World Federation National Baton Twirling Association) at the World Championships in Lillehammer, Norway, March 28-April 1, 2018. The Modernettes qualified to be a representative of Team USA last July at the National Championships held at the University of Notre Dame.