After coming off a knee injury in January, Gardnerville resident Alicia Powers recently won the overall Female Masters Novice Pro-Am Swing event in Denver.
The Colorado Country Classic competition took place June 22 through 24 with country dancers of all ages competing.
"The knee's been doing really well. My confidence was good even though I'm always a bit insecure when I'm in front of everybody," the 67-year-old said. "All in all I exceeded whatever expectations I had going in."
The event consisted of west coast swing, hustle, night club two-step, and Salsa.
"I love them all. I probably had more …