Katie Persall
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Head Coach - 4th Season

Katie Persall, Head Coach of the Graceland Gadets is a 1980 Graceland Graduate. Katie taught in Texas public schools for 29 years 8 of those years as the Clear Lake High School Falcon Flair Dance/Drill Team Director.

While at Clear Lake the Flairs performed at NBA Houston Rockets Halftimes, the 150th year celebration of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, The New Years Eve Bluebonnet Bowl Football games.

Katie was a member of the Award Winning Clear Lake Falcon Flairs in High School, and the El Lago Synchronized Swim Team.

While at Graceland Katie was a Cheerleader, Gadet Dance Member, Gadet Student Coach, and was involved in the Choreography and performance of Synchronized Swimming Shows.

She has judged for numerous try-outs and dance competitions in the Houston Area during her time as Flair Director.

As well as her duties with the Gadets, Persall supervisors physical education students for the Graceland School of Education. She received her Bachelor's degree in Physical Education and Health K-12, with a Coaching Endorsement.

Coach Persall finished her Masters in Instructional Leadership in the spring of 2012.

2013-14 DANCE TEAM: GADETS Roster
Roster for 2013-14 Dance Team: Gadets Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Courtney BrummettFR Kansas City, MO
Lexi CairnsSO Winter Springs, FL
Laura Cleland-LeightonFR Leavenworth, KS
Skyler CrangleSR Albany, OR
Tana CrangleFR Albany, OR
Jillian FordSO Lancaster, CA
Sahar HarbJR San Andres, Colombia
Jennifer LaveryFR Waterford, WI
Kaila LeipardSR Harrisonville, MO
Rebekah LloydJR Blue Springs, MO
Mariana McDonaldFR Pacolet, SC
Meghan MeeksJR Midlothian, VA
Rebecca PerrymanJR Pleasantville, IA
Morgan PettyjohnFR Eddyville, IA
Maurissa RawlessJR Lancaster, CA
Nicole RiddleFR Independence, MO
Mares SanchezJR Venezuela
Mim SarreFR Adelaide, South Australia
Sidney ScottSO Georgetown, TX
Haleigh SpurlockSR Phoenix, AZ
Olivia UtleyFR Independence, MO
Madison WarnerJR Elk River, MN
Seaka WhiteJR Kansas City, MO
Raven WilkinsonSO Lathrop, MO
Hannah WoutersJR Pleasant Hill, MO
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Head Coach
4th season