2016 NSDC Division Winners
Pro – Sam West & Kristal Taylor Davis
Masters – Montine & Connie Bridges
Senior – Gene & Nancy Pope
Non-Pro – Jeremy Webb & Kalin Ellis
Junior II – Jackson Batten & Karlee Martin
Junior I – Trey Henley & Lizzie Batten
Overall Winners – Sam West & Kristal Taylor Davis
2016 Divisional winners photo L to R – Presenter – Tommy Moore – This year’s “Shagging with the Stars” winner; Gene and Nancy Pope – Senior Division; Trey Henley and Lizzie Batten, patient Junior I Division; Jackson Batten and Karlee Martin, Junior II Division; Sam West and Kristal Taylor Davis, Professional Division and Overall Winners and Kalin Ellis and Jeremy Webb, No-Professional Division.
Returning to the Nationals after 25 years, Montine and Connie Bridges won the Masters Division in their first Nationals Masters competition!
Congratulations 2016 Shagging With the Stars & Collegiate Winners
Female – Jessica Smith of Horry Georgetown Tech Foundation
Male – Tommy Moore of the Myrtle Beach Fire Department
Collegiate – Appalachian State University
2016 NSDC Cover Artist – Steve Balok
These very limited edition prints will go quickly and before the Preliminaries. Only twenty are printed and numbered. Ten are framed. Ten are not, but we can get It framed for you. the size framed as shown are 25” x 30.5” with three different colored mats to select from. The prices are $115.00 each framed and $60.00 not framed. E-mail me to save one at email@example.com. Then make checks to Beth Mitchell Memorial Scholarship fund (a 501-C3), state color of mat or unframed and send the check to N.S.D.C., 5111 North Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577. You will be able to pick it up at the Prelims in January. We are also selling the “Studebakers” 25th National Contest print (32.5” x 18”)by artist and shagger Bill Young for $90.00 (unframed $40.00). All profits from these prints go to the Beth Mitchell Memorial Scholarship to be awarded in March at the Finals.
2016 Program Ad Space Available – Reserve Now
2016 Masters Division
Eight Masters couples have answered the call to an early deadline for the 2016 Masters Division. At least one of the dancers must be a Beach Shaggers National Hall of Famer. All sixteen of these dancers have previously danced in the Nationals, seven in the Masters Division and nine in other divisions. This is the largest group in years and the top four finishers will receive $2,200.00 in cash prizes plus trophies. All judges for this division and the sponsor of this group is the Beach Shaggers National Hall of Fame.
1.) Pat Folds / Mike Formy-Duval
2.) Barbara and Jack Rickard
3.) Susie Beaver / Roger Woodson
4.) Maureen and Rick Little
5.) Loretta McIntosh / James A. Parker
6.) Montine and Connie Bridges
7.) Mott Free / Joe Hunnicutt
8.) Jane Jacobs / Milton Nowell
NSDC Welcomes Two New Sponsors for 2016
The Nationals welcome two new corporate sponsors – Vicki and Ralph Tedesco (Junior I Division) and Angela and Chris Jestes (Junior II Division). These sponsorships were formerly done in grand style by Kathryn and Eddie Monsour for nine years. Continuing corporate sponsors are Beach Shaggers National Hall of Fame (Masters), Donna and Rusty Hosaflook (Non-Pro), Camille and Bruce Morgan (Professional Division), South Atlantic Bank (Seniors Division), State Farm Insurance – Bobby Kelly and RE/MAX Ocean Forest.
Reserved Grandstand Seating for 2016 Now Available
Click Here for Grandstand Seating Reservation Form
Only 70 seats available!
Congratulations to 2015 NSDC Divisional Winners
Congratulations to the following contestants for winning their division at this year’s finals:
Pro Division = Autumn Jones & Brennar Goree
Masters Division = Loretta McIntosh & James Parker
Non Pro Division = Jada Bannen & Steve Balok
Seniors Division = Brenda & Bill Barber
Junior I Division = Ivy Huiet & Bradley Kemp
Junior II Division = Chase Forrester & Kyler Byrum
Overall 2015 Champions = Autumn Jones & Brennar Goree
Thank you to all of our contestants for making 2014 a great contest.
2016 NSDC Sponsors
South Atlantic Bank
Donna & Rusty Hosaflook
Kathryn & Eddie Monsour
Camille & Bruce Morgan
Shaggers Hall of Fame
Remax Ocean Forest