The Microtel of Moorhead and the Travelodge Inn & Suites are sponsoring the nationally demanded Fargo-Moorhead Acro Team I and Acro Lites to perform at Dragons basketball halftimes on Friday, Jan. 26 against Southwest Minnesota State University.
The women’s game tips at 6 p.m. and their halftime features the Acro Lites. Men’s game begins at 8 p.m. with their halftime being the main event Acro Team I. Both shows are sponsored by the Microtel of Moorhead and the Travelodge Inn & Suites.
Voted the No. 1 halftime show in the NBA, the F-M Acro Team has been bringing crowds to their feet since 1969 with their high flying acrobatic show. The performance includes power tumbling, synchronized mini tramping and hand balancing.
The 41-year tradition has a highlight list that basketball enthusiasts can only dream of: photo shoots with Charles Barkley, Lynn Swan, Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, Isaiah Thomas, Karl Malone, Kevin Garnett, Dikembi Motumbo, Joe Dumars, John Stockton, Doc Rivers, Dominique Wilkins, Phil Jackson, and Michael Jordan; a specially requested performance at Dr. Julius Erving’s last game in Philadelphia, and 9 NBA All-Star appearances as the featured half-time.
NBA Highlights include 1 playoff game, 9 All-Star games and a special request by Dr. Julius Irving for his final regular season game at the Spectrum in Philadelphia. NCAA highlights include 30+ consecutive years performing at the University of Minnesota and 2 Division II National Championships. High school halftimes include hundreds of performances at games between spirited rivals and in most years the North Dakota State Basketball Tournaments.
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