2019 Uca College Nationals

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  1. Kentucky Girl

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    ALL GIRL DIVISION IA

    1. Indiana University
    2. San Diego State University
    3. Florida State University
    4. The University of Oklahoma
    5. University of South Florida
    6. University of Alabama
    7. University of Mississippi
    8. University of Colorado Boulder
    9. Texas State University
    10. Rutgers University
    11. Western Kentucky University

    DIVISION IA COED

    1. University of Kentucky
    2. Ohio State University
    3. University of Alabama
    4. University of South Florida
    5. The University of Oklahoma
    6. UCF
    7. Liberty University
    8. University of Louisiana Lafayette
    9. University of Cincinnati
    10. University of Minnesota
    11. Louisiana State University
    12. Western Kentucky University
    13. University of Tennessee
    14. University of Washington
    15. Washington State University

     
  2. oncecoolcoachnowmom

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    I was really impressed with IU this evening.

    Also: I see you USF about to crack the top 3.
     
  3. quitthedrama

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    I can't stand the intermediate division but your comment is ridiculous. NCA seems to get a lot more attention than UCA does. Both do Game Day, which is just as "second rate" as intermediate in my opinion.
    The two competitions cater to different styles. With the exception of UK, I think the top teams at NCA have as much if not more talent than the top teams at UCA.
     
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    Thoughts on whether they'll merge styles a bit?
     
  6. ScottyB

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  7. Kentucky Girl

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    Good point. In fact, not very many college teams compete at the NCA College Nationals these days, especially in the advanced divisions like Louisville, Oklahoma State, Texas Tech, SFA, etc.
     
  8. quitthedrama

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    This isn't surprising to me at all - we've already seen the changes with the elimination of the partner stunt competitions (I'm glad that Nfinity is working to keep the partner stunt competitions alive - I hope it takes off for them). And they will most surely use UCA just for the fact alone "Varsity arena".
     
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    Yes TCNJ!!! I absolutely love seeing jersey school representing and TCNJ is a phenomenal school scholastically!!!! WOOHOO


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    The big V has to pay for it somehow. I'm wouldn't be surprised if they merged. I wonder how it would affect scheduling though given that NCA is 3 months after UCA?
     
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    It's my understanding this is the last year for partner stunt competition through UCA and NCA. Is that not correct?
     
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    I love NCA. I love that it isn't at Disney. I prefer the style of routines. I like how it doesn't feel like a Varsity product at all. I like the beach. I like April. I like the venue better than all the all star venues I ever went to. I will be sad to see that end, but perhaps my girl will have graduated before it happens.
     
  15. quitthedrama

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    I feel the same way - we have a blast there every year. And the cost is significantly less for twice as much fun. Most of the top teams who attend UCA don't get a winter break and barely are able to come home for Christmas if they live out of state. I think that sucks given hardly anyone is on a scholarship. I think the writing is on the wall though and Disney in January is what it will be. Personally I'd be ok if Nfinity added a college division in addition to their partner stunt competition but I'm not sure how many colleges would be on board with that.
    I'm guessing if this in fact happens to college nationals then high school nationals will be affected the same way at some point.