AFL Announces 2014 NET10 Wireless Dream Team
Wednesday July 9, 2014
Rattlers' Angie Baker named Dance Director
CHICAGO – After nearly three months of fan voting, the Arena Football League has announced the 2014 NET10 Wireless Dream Team.
The NET10 Wireless Dream Team is composed of one dancer from each AFL team who will perform at ArenaBowl XXVII on August 23. The Dream Team will also make appearances throughout ArenaBowl Championship Week.
Twenty-eight dancers (two in each market) competed for a spot on the Dream Team. Fans could vote for their favorite dancer on ArenaFootball.com. The dancer with the most votes on each team was selected as a member of the Dream Team. The following dancers have been selected to the 2014 NET10 Wireless Dream Team:
Arizona – Tiara P.
Cleveland – Victoria C.
Iowa – Kim T.
Jacksonville – Allison R.
Los Angeles – Alexis G.
New Orleans – Jaime C.
Orlando – Cassandra K.
Philadelphia – Danielle J.
Pittsburgh – Kristina M.
Portland – Lindsay D.
San Antonio – Katia C.
San Jose – Sydney F.
Spokane – Jordan R.
Tampa Bay – Jalyssa T.
Angie Baker, the Dance Director for the Arizona Rattlers, has been selected as the 2014 NET10 Wireless Dream Team Director and Choreographer.
“I'm thrilled for the opportunity to be the NET10 Wireless Dream Team Director for ArenaBowl XXVII,” Baker said. “It's an honor to be selected and I look forward to meeting the dancers who represent 14 different teams across the country.”
Baker also served as the Dream Team Director at ArenaBowl XXIV in 2011. She has been involved in the cheerleading and dance industry for almost 20 years. She is currently in her fifth season as the Arizona Rattlers Dance Director. She cheered professionally for six years, spending four seasons with the Rattlers. During her time as a Sidewinder, Angie represented the Rattlers at ArenaBowl XXI as part of the Dream Team.
“During my time as a dancer, I was selected for the 2007 Dream Team and it was an unmatched experience that remains one of my favorite memories to this day,” Baker said. “I hope to provide the same amazing experience for the 2014 Dream Team.”
In addition, Baker was an Arizona Cardinals Cheerleader from 2008-2010 and performed at Super Bowl XLIII. She was also a member of the Arizona Cardinals show team and had the opportunity to travel to Ft. Hood and perform for the military and their families. She is a veteran cheerleading instructor and judge and stays busy with competitions and various dance and cheer events year-round.
“Thank you to Net10 Wireless for their continued support of the Dream Team,” Baker added. “And thank you to the AFL for the opportunities you continue to provide the professional dancers throughout the League!”
ArenaBowl XXVII will air on ESPN on Saturday, August 23. Kickoff is set for 8:00 p.m. ET.
About the AFL
Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire 2014 season. The AFL schedule culminates with ArenaBowl XXVII Saturday, August 23, 2014 on ESPN.