In the junior group Natasha Whipple and Mason Martell placed first on Friday night. Saturday honors went to Allie Howald and Ben Bartlett. In second place on Friday night it was Cameron Hall and Ali Friend.

Capturing top honors in the adult competition both nights was the couple of Bobby Bates and Aggie Proper. Second on Friday were Sam Nelson and Angie Stephens. Third went to Fran Huot and Robert Steele. Second on Saturday night were Scott Barton and Renee Patten with Nelson and Stephens in third spot.

First on Friday night in the junior division were Natasha Whipple and Mason Martell. Second went to Allie Howald and Ben Bartlett. On Saturday, Howald and Bartlett were No. 1 with Cameron Hall and Lyndsay Patten second.

Special thanks in the program listed the Newport Ballroom Dancers, Star performers, Steve Smith, Master of Ceremonies, Curtis Collins, Professional Ballroom Coach, Chris Gardner, Buzz Hague and Crew, lighting, technical and sound, New London Copy Specialists, printing and programs, 31 Mane Street, hair fashions and make up, Megan Mavor and Braden Miles, Back Stage Managers, Dubie Durgin Dattola, Choreography, “Old Stars.” Lyndsay Lunn, videographer, Newport Opera House Staff and Association, Beth Rexford Photography and Evening Volunteers.

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