Members of the McKinney Boyd High School Bailadoras were honored for their national championship by Mayor Brian Loughmiller and the McKinney City Council on Tuesday night. 

"On behalf of the City of McKinney, I want to congratulate the Boyd Bailadoras on an outstanding performance at their national championship competition. Their accomplishment is to be commended and we are fortunate as a City to have such outstanding young women representing McKinney at such a high level," Loughmiller said.

The McKinney Boyd Bailadoras, under the direction of Caris Dunn, is a group of Boyd’s most elite dancers.The Bailadoras perform at pep rallies, varsity football games, select basketball and soccer games, events throughout McKinney and produce a spring dance show.

Being a Bailadora is a year-round commitment of long hours, complex routines, exacting standards and community involvement.

For more information about the Bailadoras' national title, click here to read a McKinneyOnline.com story about the honor. For more information about the Bailadoras, please visit www.boydbailadoras.com.