The second qualifier for Regionals is a small group competition.


The second round is a small group competition, in which each small group consists of five dancers. The studio that win this round gets to poach a dancer from another team. Three teams qualify to Regionals after this round.

Riley decides to pull out of this qualifier as she is worried that A-Troupe will lose a dancer, thus ruining their chemistry.[1]

Qualifying teams

  1. Gemini Dance Studio*
  2. Unknown
  3. Unknown

*Gemini wins the first qualifier, but gives up their total solely to compete in this one and possibly poach.[2]


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  1. "Nobody's Fault but Mine." Wikia. Retrieved on July 20, 2016.
  2. "Your Time Is Gonna Come." Wikia. Retrieved on August 16, 2017.