Rockwall, TX (May 25, 2023) – Meet Olivia Arce! Olivia serves as the First Lieutenant of the Rockwall High School Stingerettes and is a three-year member of the team. Olivia is the daughter of Randall and Cristy Arce.
Olivia currently holds the title of “Miss High Kick” and is also a member of the Elite Showstoppers team, Kick Company, Hip-Hop Team, and Tap Company. Olivia served as a Junior Varsity Instructor her Junior year. She was voted as “Most Flexible” 2022 and “Best Leaps” 2021 & 2022 by her teammates. She was named “Stingerette of the Week” and “Miss Standout Strut” in 2021. Olivia also placed in the Top Five for Stingerette line tryouts in 2020.
Team awards for Olivia include JVI/RDI National Champions in 2022 and ADTS Regionals Best of the Best Officers 2023. Other team awards include ADTS National Champion Officer Jazz, Novelty, & Contemporary in 2023, ADTS National Champion Elite Jazz, Open, & Lyrical in 2023, and ADTS National Champion Team Jazz, Lyrical, Open, & Production in 2023.
Olivia has also earned many solo awards during her dancing career. She has been a Solo Finalist for ADTS, a Solo Finalist for Showtime, and in the ADTS Solo Winners Circle in 2020. In 2020, Olivia was also the Showtime Junior Miss High Kick.
Olivia had the honor of performing in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2022. She also performed with her team in Walt Disney World in 2022 and danced with her team on the San Antonio Trip in 2023.
In addition to the Stingerettes, Olivia has been a member of the Dance FX Senior Team from 2021-2023. Olivia was a Jacket Babe her freshman year and was a member of the Jacket Babe Social Council. She was voted “Jacket Babe Best Technique” in 2020.
Olivia will be attending Tarleton State University and plans to enroll in the pre-veterinary program. She will also be dancing on the Tarleton Texan Stars dance team.
Submitted by Julie Crosby